14 March 2012

Irish Genealogy Research News



Clare County Library has launched a superb new online maps viewer called GMaps.

The county's GMaps are based on the Google Map system, allowing Google Maps to be overlaid with historical maps dating from 1842.

Read the full article on the Irish Genealogy News blog.

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The National Archives (of Ireland) has just given their website, nationalarchives.ie, a welcome facelift with expanded guides to collections, digital resources and genealogy.

Read the full article on the IrishTimes.com site.

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GenealogyBank Adds Irish Vital Records to Historical Newspaper Archive

A U.S. newspaper, the Irish American (New York City, New York), routinely published thousands of Irish marriage and death records from 1849 to 1914.

Read the full article on the GenealogyBank.com Blog.

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Any other news of interest to Irish Genealogy researchers?



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