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Dublin workhouse records accounted for a huge swathe of the population.
Thought you knew everything about your ancestors from Antrim? Think again.
Newly digitized records show it was not just the poor who died during the famine.
In Findmypast’s records, you can learn about someone like Samuel Beckett from birth and throughout their lives.
It's important to look for alternative research sources when building your Irish family tree.
Workhouse. It’s a word that conjures up horror in Irish stories, a place of no escape, of utter destitution.
So, you’re sure your ancestors came from the Emerald Isle?
The Bishop’s Curse: Who was Richard Gallagher?
As late as 1901, there was nearly twice as many Irish in Britain as there was in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
This is how Charlotte Brontë described her visit to Ireland, on her honeymoon, in July of 1854.
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