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Searching for your Irish Certificates


Welcome to Irish Certificates Ireland's premier genealogical research organization. We hope the following pages will assist you in researching your family tree or tracking down that long lost relative. If you need any advice please feel free to contact us at irishfamilys@gmail.com . If you would prefer to have us carry out the research on your behalf you can contact us at Tel: 00353539191335 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            00353539145976      end_of_the_skype_highlighting Mobil: 00353+871315897 Fax:16362462148 or Skype:patrickhogan92 for further information about our services.

Good luck with your search.

The mission of Irish Certificates is Researching through primary sources such as church parish registers, civil records of births,marriages and deaths records so to help us piece together the evidence of the lives of those before us,and provide Full Certificates.


Family History and Genealogy


These pages are intended as a guide to members of the public who are beginning a search on the history of their family.    

Beginning a search
Searching before 1864
Relevant collections
Additional sites



Beginning a search

Before beginning a genealogical search it is essential to collect as much information as possible about the family which is to be investigated. In order to have a reasonable chance of success, it is generally necessary to know at least three things:
 
If you know a name, a place and an approximate date, the best point at which to begin is probably:
 
If you also know the date of a birth, marriage or death, further details can be sought in the records described below.

If you know the parish and townland or other geographical or personal details, records
may be relevant to your search.

If you do not know the parish or townland in which the family lived, the following indexes can be searched: