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<center>''The Ohio Research Tips and Strategies page consists of links to specific research strategies for Ohio. It also contains general tips and other resources for finding your ancestors in this locality.''</center><br>
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== Introduction ==
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==Introduction==
  
 
If you are just beginning to research your Irish ancestors, here are some helps to get you started. Choose an event to learn about in the life of your Irish ancestors:  
 
If you are just beginning to research your Irish ancestors, here are some helps to get you started. Choose an event to learn about in the life of your Irish ancestors:  
  
*[[Ireland Research Guidance|Birth]]  
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*[[Ireland Research Guidance|Birth]]
*[[Ireland Research Guidance: Marriage 1619-1863|Marriage]]  
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*[[Ireland Research Guidance: Marriage 1619-1863|Marriage]]
*[[Ireland Research Guidance: Death 1619-1863|Death/Burial]]  
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*[[Ireland Research Guidance: Death 1619-1863|Death/Burial]]
 
*[[Ireland Emigration and Immigration|Immigration]]:
 
*[[Ireland Emigration and Immigration|Immigration]]:
  
== Research Strategies ==
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==Research Strategies==
=== 1864 to Present ===
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===1864 to Present===
 
Irish genealogical research from 1864 to the present should be relatively straightforward. The main sources used in this period are:
 
Irish genealogical research from 1864 to the present should be relatively straightforward. The main sources used in this period are:
* [[Ireland Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
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* [[Ireland Census|Census]] (only 1901 and 1911 survive in whole)
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*[[Ireland Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Ireland Census|Census]] (only 1901 and 1911 survive in whole)
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Other records that may be used:
 
Other records that may be used:
* [[Ireland Probate Records|Will and Probate Records]]
 
* [[Ireland Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
* [[Ireland Cemeteries|Cemetery records]]
 
  
=== Before 1864 ===
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*[[Ireland Probate Records|Will and Probate Records]]
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*[[Ireland Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Ireland Cemeteries|Cemetery records]]
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===Before 1864===
 
Research in this period can be more challenging. The main source used is:
 
Research in this period can be more challenging. The main source used is:
* [[Ireland Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Ireland Church Records|Church Records]]
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Other sources that may be used are:
 
Other sources that may be used are:
* Census Fragments (where they exist)
 
* Civil Registration (for Protestant marriages 1845-1863)
 
* Griffiths Registration
 
* Tithe Records and other Land, Taxation registers
 
* Cemeteries
 
  
== Research Tips  ==
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*Census Fragments (where they exist)
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*Civil Registration (for Protestant marriages 1845-1863)
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*Griffiths Registration
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*Tithe Records and other Land, Taxation registers
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*Cemeteries
  
*'''Date of birth or finding parents. &nbsp;'''&nbsp;Irish civil registration marriage records give the names of the fathers of the bride and groom, and often give the ages of the bride and groom. &nbsp;Search the [[Ireland Marriages - FamilySearch Historical Records|Ireland Marriages - FamilySearch Historical Records]]  
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==Research Tips==
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*'''Date of birth or finding parents. &nbsp;'''&nbsp;Irish civil registration marriage records give the names of the fathers of the bride and groom, and often give the ages of the bride and groom. &nbsp;Search the [[Ireland Marriages - FamilySearch Historical Records|Ireland Marriages - FamilySearch Historical Records]]
 
*'''Finding children or parents. &nbsp; &nbsp;'''Civil registration records may contain a birth record with this information. &nbsp;Search Ireland [[Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes - FamilySearch Historical Records|Civil Registrations]]
 
*'''Finding children or parents. &nbsp; &nbsp;'''Civil registration records may contain a birth record with this information. &nbsp;Search Ireland [[Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes - FamilySearch Historical Records|Civil Registrations]]
 
*'''General''' [http://homepage.eircom.net/~seanjmurphy/epubs/primer.pdf A Primer in Irish Genealogy]
 
*'''General''' [http://homepage.eircom.net/~seanjmurphy/epubs/primer.pdf A Primer in Irish Genealogy]
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Purpose of Research Tips and Strategies Wiki Page

The Ireland Research Tips and Strategies page consists of links to specific research strategies for Ireland. It also contains general tips and other resources for finding your ancestors in this locality.




Introduction[edit | edit source]

If you are just beginning to research your Irish ancestors, here are some helps to get you started. Choose an event to learn about in the life of your Irish ancestors:

Research Strategies[edit | edit source]

1864 to Present[edit | edit source]

Irish genealogical research from 1864 to the present should be relatively straightforward. The main sources used in this period are:

Other records that may be used:

Before 1864[edit | edit source]

Research in this period can be more challenging. The main source used is:

Other sources that may be used are:

  • Census Fragments (where they exist)
  • Civil Registration (for Protestant marriages 1845-1863)
  • Griffiths Registration
  • Tithe Records and other Land, Taxation registers
  • Cemeteries

Research Tips[edit | edit source]