Irish genealogy resources

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Just starting out on your Irish genealogy adventure? There are lots of useful resources that can help

Tracing your family's roots and visiting the place where it all started, can be one of the most rewarding journeys you ever take. You can learn things about yourself and your family that you never imagined, discover relatives you never knew existed, and find a warm welcome and a home from home in a the land of your ancestors.

If you’re one of the incredible 70 million people in the world who claim Irish ancestry, the good news is that genealogy in Ireland is pretty straightforward. More and more resources are available online, and there’s plenty of advice and support out there from official organisations, genealogy experts and enthusiastic amateurs who are on a similar journey.

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