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Now you can access reports on 18,000 crimes in Ireland in the 19th century

Now you can access reports on 18,000 crimes in Ireland in the 19th century

More than 18,000 records of Irish crimes, disturbances, criminals and victims have been published online for the first time at Findmypast.

This new collection consists of thousands of outrage reports created by the Royal Irish Constabulary between 1836 and 1840. The original reports were created by chief constables who were charged with writing a short summary of all incidents, crimes or disturbances that occurred within their county. These reports would then be sent to the Inspector General of the Constabulary.

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Trace your Irish roots with 50% discount

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Ireland Calling has teamed up with findmypast and we can offer US readers a great chance to start researching their Irish roots.

Enjoy a 1 month World subscription for the price of a 1 Month US subscription, and access records from across continents. You’ll be able to build your family tree online, explore millions of historical records, and uncover your ancestors’ stories. That’s more than 50% off!

Find out when your ancestors left Ireland, where they came from, where they were going…and how you came to be where you are today.

Take advantage of this great offer.

Click through to our findmypast home page to claim your 50% discount

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Use the Illustrated Police News to get a picture of your Irish roots

Use the Illustrated Police News to get a picture of your Irish roots

Jim Shaughnessy, Findmypast

On Findmypast, you’ll find the largest online collection of Irish family history records, which provide an incredible opportunity to trace your family in Ireland and build an excellent family tree. As well as that, there’s the fascinating newspaper collections, including a great rang of Irish newspapers that can help to put your ancestors’ lives into context.

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There was more to the Guinness Family than just Arthur!

There was more to the Guinness Family than just Arthur!

Niall Cullen, Findmypast

Guinness is a name that is as associated with Ireland as Murphy, O’Connell or Kelly. Therefore, it’s unsurprising that Guinnesses can be found throughout the records on Findmypast.

However, not only do entries in the records relate to the famous brewing family but the lesser known branches of the family too.

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Trace your Irish family all the way back to 1595!

Trace your Irish family all the way back to 1595!

Niall Cullen, Findmypast

Two exciting new Irish family history resources have just been made available on Findmypast. These fascinating new collections are a fantastic addition to the largest collection of Irish family history records anywhere online and include indexes of your ancestors’ wills and marriages, right back into the 16th century.

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