Tithe Applotment Books revisited

This week genealogist/blogger Donna Moughty has written an easy-to-understand explanation about Tithe Applotment Books. I find it’s often worthwhile to go back and take another look at sources previously reviewed – and now’s a good time to reconsider this important set of records (1823-1838).


Read the Ginealas

Another engaging issue of IGSI’s bi-monthly e-newsletter, the Ginealas, has been published! If you’re an IGSI member, you’ve probably read every word of its fact-packed pages.


New Records Online for Tipperary North

From Irish Family History Foundation:

Tipperary North Genealogy Centre has added the Roman Catholic parish of Loughmore-Castleiney from 1798-1899 to its database at www.tipperarynorth.rootsireland.ie. The full list of available sources for the North Tipperary Genealogy Centre can be viewed here .

A reminder that GIFT VOUCHERS are available on our site in denominations of 25.00 […]

The Great War Centenary

Julia Rose Hickey’s 1912 copy of sheet music

Many events, commemorative ceremonies and research projects are planned to recognize the 100th anniversary of World War I, which started in June 1914 with the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo. By the time the Great War ended in December 1918, so many countries were […]