Directories

Sandy on November 1st, 2012

Origins.net says: “The first 25 of 176 Irish directories, covering the years 1636-1900, are now available for searching on www.origins.net. About Irish Directories: Ireland’s turbulent history not only affected those living in Ireland but also affects those of us researching Irish ancestors today. From the 12th century the English crown had a claim on Ireland […]

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Sandy on October 24th, 2012

Alan Stewart of Grow Your Own Family Tree has reported that the website Family Relatives has added more than 200,000 records to its collections: “Family Relatives says: “We are delighted to add some unique records to our expanding collection and existing 850 million records. We have added over 200,000 records in a number of directories […]

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Here’s some interesting news from FindMyPast.co.uk about a fundamental change to be made to the way the site is organized. The changes should make it a lot easier for you to find and search the millions of new records being added to their database every month: “Findmypast has grown an awful lot since we last […]

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