Tuesday, 31 August 2010

Tracing Your Irish Roots

I've previously mentioned this special publication from Moorshead Magazines. Here are the detailed contents:

Irish Roots Cafe Genealogy Podcast
Cindy Thomson looks at an innovative approach to Irish genealogy

Irish Genealogy on the ‘Net
Rick Norberg looks at researching your Irish ancestors on the worldwide web

Letters Home: To Ireland and Wales From the US
Marc Skulnick introduces a collection of letters written to the folks back home

Irish Famine Passenger Lists
Halvor Moorshead looks at a great online resource

British and Irish Military Records and Memorials
Alan Stewart finds British and Irish military records online

Getting Started on Your Irish Line
If you’re just beginning your Irish genealogy,
Cindy Thomson looks at what you can do on this side of the pond

Irish Censuses Online
Marc Skulnick looks at the 1911 Irish census online

Top 50 Sites for British and Irish Research!
Alan Stewart looks at the best websites for tracing and researching your ancestors from across the pond!

25 Websites for Irish Genealogy
Susan Meates looks at the top online resources for researching your Irish family

Wills and Administrations in Britain and Ireland
Alan Stewart explains the importance of wills to genealogical research

Barney Clark: Irish immigrant, Miner, Farmer, Prankster?
Rick Crume goes online in search of an Irish famine emigrant’s origins

Finding Your Scots-Irish Ancestors on the ‘Net
CindyThomson looks at online resources dedicated to
Scots-Irish immigrants

Tracing Michael Gillen: A Case Study
Kevin Cassidy chronicles his search for one Michael Gillen, an Irish immigrant

Eneclann.ie: An Update
We look at what is new at Dublin's Eneclann.ie

Finding Irish Cousins: A Mini Case Study
Sharon Shea Boussard recounts her search for her Irish-born grandfather

These are reprints, fully updated, of articles previously published in family Chronicle, Internet genealogy and discovering family history.
It's $7.95 for this 56 page magazine format publication. Folks in Canada or in the US can save the shipping cost. Act fast and order by 1 September 2010. Go to www.familychronicle.com. Or you can pick a copy up at the BIFHSGO conference marketplace, 10 - 12 September at Library and Archives Canada.

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