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10 Things you Need to Know When Starting Irish Genealogy Research


Fiona Fitzsimons of the Irish Family History Centre explains everything you need to know as you set out on your Irish genealogy journey.

In the last decade, genealogy has become one of the fastest-growing pasttimes in the world. How can we explain this change in such a short time? The interest in family history is driven first and foremost by better access to the records, many of which are now published online. The success of T.V. programmes like Who Do You Think You Are? is also a factor, as it shows that every family has its' own narrative. Read the full article »