Famine Trail Revisited

Kaveney Family Famine Trail Commemoration Walk

Posted on : April 16, 2015

On the 4th of April 2015, Rose Marie Stanley along with her husband Terry led a Famine Trail Commemoration Walk from the townland of Cross near Keash in County Sligo to Sligo Port.  Rose Marie is a 5th  generation...

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CSHGC on Irish Tv

Co Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Centre features on IrishTV

Posted on : November 25, 2014

Co. Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Society were delighted to feature on the November 2014 edition of the  “Sligo County  Matters”  TV show on Irish TV ( channel 191 Sky).

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Ken visits family grave

Ken’s journey to Sligo with Wild West Irish Tours

Posted on : November 7, 2014

Ken Kaufman came to Sligo in 2014 on an  “Emigrant Trail Ancestry Tour” run by Wild West Irish Tours  in conjunction with Co. Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Centre. This is his story.

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Speakers at The Way We Were

“The Way We Were” Heritage Event 2014

Posted on : July 18, 2014

  ‘’The Way We Were’’ Heritage evening took place in The Hawks Well Theatre on the 23rd June 2014. The event celebrated Sligo’s rich history and through the guest speakers provided a unique...

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