30 May 2012

NEWS UPDATES: PRONI AND IGP

This week brings two news items of note for Irish family historians!
PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE OF NORTHERN IRELAND
A new series of videos has been uploaded to You Tube by the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI). Check out their great series on Local and Family History.
PRONI states, "The last in the current PRONI/Open University Exploring Local History lecture series, entitled ‘Families’ by Dr Janice Holmes is now available on the PRONIonline channel on YouTube, by following the [below] links."

Part 1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0r2uAU7y7w
Part 2 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuMeCeiqeu8
Part 3 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8p2FAN8KyU0
Part 4 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0R8Z-IeJFz4
Part 5 - http://youtu.be/bzfmNA6Z3O4100%

IRELAND GENEALOGY PROJECTS
     Before the month of May ends, we have another update from those fabulous volunteers who work hard to add to the Ireland Genealogy Projects (IGP) databases:

IRELAND Genealogy Archives - Marriages
ROBINETT Marriages 1773-1824
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/countrywide/marriages.htm

IRELAND Genealogy Archives
List of Converts and Protestant Settlers in Ireland
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/countrywide/misc.htm

CARLOW Genealogy Archives - Military & Constabulary
1846 Royal Irish Constabulary Men
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/carlow/military.htm

CAVAN Genealogy Archives - Military & Constabulary
1846 Royal Irish Constabulary Men
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/cavan/military.htm

CORK Genealogy Archives
1846 Royal Irish Constabulary Men
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/cork/military.htm

DUBLIN Genealogy Archives
Assorted Funeral Entries - 1630's (7)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/obits.htm

LEITRIM Genealogy Archives
Old Tarmon Abbey (partial)
Drumshanbo Famine Cemetery
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/leitrim/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

LEITRIM Genealogy Archives - Emigration Records (5)
Declaration of Intention, Kings Co., NY - 1915
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/leitrim/emigration.htm

MAYO Genealogy Archives - Emigration (6)
Declaration of Intention, Kings Co., NY - 1915
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/

MEATH Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Brannockstown, Trim
Cannistown Church Cemetery (near Navan)
Castlerickard, Trim
Castletown Kilpatrick Old Graveyard
Castletown Kilpatrick Graveyard New (Left Side)
Castletown Kilpatrick Graveyard New (Right Side)
Dunderry, Churchtown Cemetery
Trim-Newtown Abbey Graveyard
St Patrick's Cathedral Trim
www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/meath/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

SLIGO Genealogy Archives (4)
Declaration of Inention, Kings Co., NY - 1915
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/sligo/emigration.htm