Tracing Your Irish Family History on the Internet
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Tracing Your Irish Family History on the Internet

The book describes the variety of Irish records available online and how to get the best from them. It  is not merely a listing of useful websites but acts as a guide to the records and address the difficulties and pitfalls of Irish research and how to overcome them. A useful reference book for anyone with Irish ancestry as well as a step by step guide..

  • £14.99
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    250 g
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In this, the fully updated second edition of his bestselling guide to researching Irish history using the internet, Chris Paton shows the extraordinary variety of sources that can now be accessed online. Although Ireland has lost many records that would have been of great interest to family historians, he demonstrates that a great deal of information survived and is now easily available to the researcher.

As well as exploring the various categories of records that the family historian can turn to, Chris Paton illustrates their use with fascinating case studies. He fully explores the online records available from both the north and the south from the earliest times to the present day. Many overseas collections are also included, and he looks at social networking in an Irish context where many exciting projects are currently underway.

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    C. Paton
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