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Tracing Your Roots

With more people becoming fascinated with tracing their roots and learning about their descendants it is now much easier to connect with one's family history - and there are so many resources available.

Embark on a journey of discovery that will lead you to explore the lives and times of your ancestors. Retracing their steps you can bring the past to life and take you on a life changing journey.

  • Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

    Getting Started

    There are many resources available in Northern Ireland to help you get started on researching your family history.

  • Linenhall Library

    Types of Information to Research

    There are many sources of information which you can use to trace your family connections.

  • The Emigrants Farewell St. Patricks Day Celebrations.

    Immigration & Emigration

    Throughout the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries people arrived and departed the region – creating the diverse society we share today.

Did You Know?

Ancestry Links

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
(www.proni.gov.uk)

www.ni-libraries.net
www.ulsterscotsagency.com 
www.ancestryireland.com
www.nationalarchives.ie
www.askaboutireland.ie
www.historyfromheadstones.com
www.discovereverafter.com
www.rjhuntercollection.com
www.placenamesni.org