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FREE WEEKEND at findmypast

FREE WEEKEND at findmypast

Findmypast has announced that this weekend, they will be opening up their archives and giving unlimited free access to billions of records and newspaper pages from all over the world. From 12pm on Thursday 27th April to 11:59pm, 1st May, absolutely everyone will have access to Findmypast’s comprehensive collections of …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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5 books for tracing your Irish ancestors

Niall Cullen, Findmypast Discovering your Irish family history has been made more accessible and affordable than ever over the past decade, with millions of Irish records now available online. However, if you are a traditionalist who still likes to use a book for research, here’s a list of 5 titles …

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Discover what your ancestors were doing in 1901

Abigail Rieley, Findmypast You’ll now find the 1901 Irish Census on Findmypast. For the first time, you can search these fascinating records using all variations of a name and narrow the results you get by birth date. Not only that, but you can also search for two members of a …

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10% discount to findmypast records

10% discount to findmypast records

To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, Findmypast are offering 10% discount on world subscriptions, giving you the chance to begin searching your family history. That means access to their comprehensive collections of historical records and innovative research tools.

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Celebrate International Women's Day with findmypast

To celebrate International Women’s Day, at 3pm GMT on Sunday 8th March, Findmypast will be hosting a webinar on searching for women in their historical records. As, historically, women’s names changed or were not recorded, finding female ancestors can be tricky. This webinar will help users trace maternal lines and …

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