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=== Ireland Research Tips  ===
 
=== Ireland Research Tips  ===
  
*'''Date of birth or finding parents.  ''' Death records are considered a primary resource and may contain not only the date of death, but the date of birth and name of parents.  Search the [[Ireland Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ireland Deaths (Historical Records)]]  
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*'''Date of birth or finding parents.  ''' 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.  Search the [[Ireland Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Ireland Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*'''Finding chidren or parents.    '''Civil registration records may contain a birth record with this information.  Search Ireland [[Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Civil Registrations]]
 
*'''Finding chidren or parents.    '''Civil registration records may contain a birth record with this information.  Search Ireland [[Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Civil Registrations]]
  
 
[[Category:Ireland Research Guidance]][[Category:Search Strategies]]
 
[[Category:Ireland Research Guidance]][[Category:Search Strategies]]

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Ireland Research Strategies[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:


Ireland Research Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Date of birth or finding parents.   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.  Search the Ireland Marriages - FamilySearch Historical Records
  • Finding chidren or parents.    Civil registration records may contain a birth record with this information.  Search Ireland Civil Registrations