Irish outrage reports

Findmypast today released 18,000 online records of Irish crimes, disturbances, criminals and victims. The collection consists of reports created by the Royal Irish Constabulary between 1836 and 1840.


The clock is ticking!

The Celtic Connections Conference ’16, August 5-6 in Minneapolis, is less than three months away, and you have only three weeks (and counting) to get the discounted registration fee of $150 for both conference days. This low rate is available only until May 31, so it’s time to get serious about attending this unique Midwest […]

Countdown to CCC ’16 registration

We’ve posted several times about the Celtic Connections Conference ’16, to be held August 5-6 in Minneapolis, MN. The planning committee is putting final touches on an awesome program, and we anticipate registration will open in early February.


Latest issue of Irish Lives Remembered

In between holiday shopping and cards, you should take time to read the November/December issue of Irish Lives Remembered.


Another CCC ’16 Headliner

Brian Donovan is the latest internationally-known genealogist to be announced as a presenter at the 2016 Celtic Connections Conference to be held August 5-6, 2016, in Minneapolis, MN.


Irish Family History Day

Today, January 23, is Irish Family History Day at I just viewed part of a webinar with Irish genealogy expert Brian Donovan advising how to get started with Irish research and describing Findmypast records.


Genealogy Rockstar Gold Medals

The genealogy community has voted, and the medals have been awarded.