Flyleaf Press, the publishing arm of Ancestor Network, has published a fourth edition of ‘Tracing your Dublin Ancestors’’ by James G Ryan and Brian Smith. The title is a comprehensive guide to all of the records available for tracing families in the city and county of Dublin and is filled with information on what the records contain, and how and where they can be accessed. This includes guidance on researching in the many archives in Dublin City. It is well illustrated with maps and with examples of the types of records to be found; and with other relevant background material. It also provides background on the social history of Dublin and how this history has affected the keeping and survival of records. There is also a comprehensive index. You can order it here.
Category Archives: Other Services
St. Patrick’s Weeks Genealogy Advisory Services at the Irish History Hub at O’Shea’s Merchant
To celebrate the patron saint of Ireland and your Irish heritage and family history, professional Irish genealogists from Ancestor Network are available from 11:30am to 3:30pm every day from Monday, 13th March through Sunday, 26th March.
Ancestor Network, Ireland’s leading provider of professional genealogy and probate research, has just released the Android version of its interactive Irish Genealogy Research App.
It is a Dublin Map Guide to Irish Genealogy and History Sources. This ‘Ancestor Network’ App displays a list of the leading Dublin-based libraries, archives, research centres, historic sites and museums. These are linked to a detailed interactive map of Dublin containing supplemental information such as physical and web address location, contact details, and opening hours. Read More
Dublin City Council’s Heritage Office, in conjunction with UCD Decade of Centenaries, is organising a two-day Public Conference entitled ‘Conflict + The City’ in Liberty Hall Theatre. Read More
Ireland, 15 February 2016
Ancestor Network and Eneclann have been appointed by the National Library of Ireland to provide the highly popular genealogy advisory service for the period covering the 1916 Centenary Commemorations (from 15th February 2016 to 29th April 2016). Read More