1/3 off RootsIreland subscription

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from RootsIreland! They’re offering 1/3 off a 12-month subscription.


RootsIreland subscription special

Happy Thanksgiving from RootsIreland! For the next week they’re offering annual subscriptions at 1/3 off.


24-hour access option at RootsIreland

RootsIreland has introduced a 24-hour subscription, an option which sounds like a great idea for those planning a marathon research session.

Irish Genealogy News

If you don’t regularly check in on Claire Santry’s Irish Genealogy News blog, you should definitely do so today!

December special

One-year subscriptions to RootsIreland.ie are being offered at a big discount through December 31.


Using other databases to supplement NLI

A recent message from the Ulster Historical Foundation (UHF) provides time-saving tips about querying Rootsireland and/or Ancestryireland before searching the new online records at the National Library of Ireland (NLI). Here’s the UHF text:

With new resources now available for researching Irish ancestors, using the Foundation’s own databases can help you make the best use […]

New records for Antrim, Down & Monaghan

The May issue of Clann announces the addition of 27,000 Church of Ireland records from Counties Antrim and Down as well as 40,000 (Catholic and Protestant) records from County Monaghan.


New Derry databases online

Brian Mitchell continues to work painstakingly to make more Irish genealogy records available. His latest databases have been uploaded – in partnership with the Derry City Council – to Rootsireland.


Read the latest edition of Clann

The Irish Family History Foundation (IFHF) publishes a quarterly e-newsletter, Clann, and the first 2015 issue is now available.


Records for three new Wexford parishes

Rootsireland has announced the addition of baptism and marriage data for three additional County Wexford parishes: Ballindaggin, Ballyoughter, and Kilanerin.