Welcome to "Irish Roots"

If you are looking for your Irish Roots you have come to the right place.

From here you can visit the Irish Roots message board. It covers every county in Ireland and it is a free service.

When you have enough preliminary research done you should visit the Irish Family History Foundation's website.

The Irish Family History Foundation covers the 32 counties of Ireland, North, South, East and West. Through them you can have research carried out on your family history from the millions of genealogical records they have gathered over the years.

When you have found your roots you might like to visit Link Ireland for many interesting sites including links pages for every county in Ireland.





Irish Roots provides guidelines for finding your Irish Ancestry and information on the origins of Irish Surnames.

You will also find the Irish Roots message board useful in tracking down other people who may be interested in your family history.

All the counties are listed on the left side of this website and you can visit the "Ireland Section" if you are not sure which county your ancestors came from.

Irish Link


Other useful sections to be found here are:

  • Irish Diaspora - find out about Irish Emigration and where the Irish Emigrants are went to.
  • Family History 1 - Genealogy & Family History
  • Family History 2 - Getting Started on Your Family History
  • Family Tree - tips on creating your Irish Family Tree
  • Irish Citizenship - tip on obtaining Irish Citizenship

Useful Resources

Your Ancestry

Mchugh Heritage and Irish Research for help tracking down your Irish Ancestors

Desperate Genealogists Idea Book

| Irish Roots | Ireland's Diaspora | Irish Surnames |
| Genealogy & Family History | Starting Your Family History |
| Creating A Family Tree |Becoming an Irish Citizen |

| Visit the Irish Roots message board for help in finding your Irish Roots |

| Take a taster break in Westport to spend time
researching your Irish Roots - Westport Taster Breaks |


Useful Links for Visiting Ireland

See Mayo Accommodation, Mayo Hotels, Roscommon Holiday, West Ireland Holdays, Connemara Accommodation and Ireland Accommodation for your accommodation requirements