Tracing Your Dublin Ancestors

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Media: BOOK - paperback, 162 pages
Author: J. Ryan & B. Smith
Year: 2017
ISBN: 9781907990311
Other: 4th ed., b&w photos, map, addresses, further reading, index
Publisher: Flyleaf Press

A lot has happened in the Irish research scene in the past few years, and "Tracing Your Dublin Ancestors" is the one to have on your shelf if you have connections to the region. Now into the 4th edition, and taking into account all the latest record releases and archive holdings, it is fully updated from the previous edition back in 2009.

This book provides the readers with a huge selection of genealogical sources to draw on for family and local history, and each chapter is devoted to a source type providing an introduction, a description of the source, its location and reference. It also indicates the relevant websites, both pay and free. 

Fully indexed and illustrated, it is an ideal guide for those researching the background and environment of ancestors who were born or who lived in Dublin City or County Dublin.

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Administrative Divisions
Chapter 3. Civil Registration
Chapter 4. Censuses and Census Substitutes
Chapter 5. Church Records
Chapter 6. Commercial and Social Directories
Chapter 7. Wills and Administrations
Chapter 8. Gravestone Inscriptions
Chapter 9. Newspapers
Chapter 10. Land Records
Chapter 11. Family Names and Histories
Chapter 12. Further Reading and Miscellaneous Sources
Chapter 13. Library, Archive and Miscellaneous Sources

Reviews of the earlier editions include:
'Well-written, concise and easy to follow. It lists the records available for Dublin city and county, including individual church records ... A most valuable contribution to Irish genealogy' - Irish Family Links

'An impressive amount of information intelligently presented' - NY Genealogical and Biographical Record

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