Research Websites

This page is used to accumulate the very best genealogical research websites that can be used to find our Irish ancestors.
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Belfast Cemeteries This is a great resource to search for people who are buried in Belfast. It only includes the cemeteries manages by the city. https://ssl.belfastcity.gov.uk/burialsearch/ 
Church Records in PRONI Identify what records are available in PRONI by geogaphic area. http://www.proni.gov.uk/guide_to_church_records.pdf 
Daughter of the Utah Pioneers History Files Index of pioneer histories and photos available at the DUP Museum. dupinternational.org 
Flax Growers of Ireland 1796 The Irish Linen Board published a list of nearly 60,000 individuals in 1796. Spinning wheels were awarded based on the number of acres planted. People who planted one acre were awarded 4 spinning wheels and those growing 5 acres were awarded a loom. Donegal and Tyrone had the highest number of awards.  http://www.failteromhat.com/flax1796.htm 
Griffiths Valuation (1848-1864) Locality Research: identify where families lived by county and/or town land. http://www.askaboutireland.ie/griffith-valuation/index.xml 
Immigration - Ellis Island 1892-1954 Search for people who immigrated to the US between 1892 and 1954. http://www.ellisisland.org 
Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881 Index to selected Ireland births and baptisms. Only a few localities are included and the time period varies by locality. https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1584963 
Ireland Census - 1901 and 1911 Identify specific individuals and families or what religion families generally followed. http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/search/ 
Ireland Civil Registration Index Index to Births (1864-1958), Marriages (1845-1958) and Deaths (1864-1958) https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1408347 
Millennial Star Research LDS History in the British Isles. http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/search/collection/MStar 
Mormon Migration Search immigration records for LDS families and individuals. http://lib.byu.edu/mormonmigration/index.php 
Perpetual Emigrating Fund Research when individuals and families may have emigrated. http://www.mormonhistoricsitesfoundation.org/publications/studies_fall2000/mhs1.2JensenWardFall2000.pdf 
PRONI Church Records This is a listing of all Church records available at Public Records Office of Northern Ireland. If you download it, you will be able to search it as a pdf file. PRONI Church Records 
RootsIreland Paid service for selected vital records. Cost=7 Euros/copy http://www.rootsireland.ie/ 
Street Directories - Belfast Search street directories for specific individuals or locations of certain streets. http://www.lennonwylie.co.uk/index.htm 
Street Directories - PRONI Search street directories for specific individuals or locations of certain streets. http://streetdirectories.proni.gov.uk 
Tithe Applotment 1823-1837  http://titheapplotmentbooks.nationalarchives.ie/search/tab/home.jsp 
Topographical Dictionary of Ireland - 1837 by Samuel Lewis Understand what a place (County, city, village, town, etc) was like in 1837. http://www.libraryireland.com/topog/ 
Townland Maps for County Tyrone Identify locations identified in the Griffiths Valuation http://www.cotyroneireland.com/townlands/townlands.html 
Utah Death Certificate Index Find death records for specific individuals who died in Utah. http://archives.utah.gov/research/indexes/20842.htm 
Utah Newspapers Research events that happened in Utah or people that lived there. http://digitalnewspapers.org/ 
Wyoming Newspapers Research events in Wyoming or individuals who lived there. http://www.wyonewspapers.org/ 
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