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Findmypast has added a further 1.1 million new articles to its ever-growing Irish Newspaper Collection over the last month.

8 titles in the archive have been supplemented with new articles, bringing the entire collection to an impressive 8.8 million searchable articles and 72 different titles.

The Irish newspapers on Findmypast now cover over 230 years of Irish history (1719-1950), giving you an unrivalled glimpse into the country’s past. For family historians, this represents an exciting opportunity to find ancestors listed in their local publication. The collection includes county, city and town newspapers from every province in Ireland.

Here’s a list of the titles that have been updated since our over the last month and the year range they cover as of May 25, 2015:

Cork Examiner, 1841-1896

Derry Journal, 1825-1950

Freeman’s Journal, 1820-1900

Roscommon Journal and Western Impartial Reporter, 1828-1864

Saunder’s News-Letter, 1773-1864

Ulster Gazette, 1844-1871

Waterford Chronicle, 1827-1870

Waterford Mail, 1824-1870

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8 titles in the archive have been supplemented with new articles, bringing the entire collection to an impressive 8.8 millionFindMyPasy