Heritage Week 2016 – A Beginners Guide to Tracing your Family Tree

Posted on : June 30, 2016

National Heritage Week, Ireland’s annual celebration of built, natural and cultural heritage, will take place from 20 to 28 August 2016.  This years theme is “People and Place: 100 years of heritage”.   The organisers are...

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Egan / Keegan Clan Rally to take place in June

Posted on : June 15, 2016

The Egan / Keegan Clan are holding a Clan Rally featuring locations associated with the 1916 Rising. The rally will take place in Dublin  from Mon 27 June...

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Roots Ireland listed in the Genealogy In Time top 100 genealogy websites 2016 report

Posted on : April 13, 2016

Rootsireland.ie.  has recently been announced as  the highest ranked Irish genealogy website in the annual Genealogy in Time Top 100 Genealogy Websites survey.   This is an annual report, now in its fifth year....

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Sligo Gaol

An event celebrating the History of Sligo Gaol from 1815 – 1956

Posted on : September 24, 2015

On Wednesday 23rd September 2015, Co. Sligo Heritage and Genealogy Centre participated in an event celebrating the history of Sligo Gaol from 1815 – 1956 in the Hawkswell Theatre. The event was co-organised by The Hawkswell...

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