Genealogy Links for Northern Ireland Research
A Website for everything related to Belfast. Their Family History message board is a great source of advice for those seeking ancestors from the area.
County Antrim Website
A wealth of free information and an excellent message board for those researching their Family History in Antrim.
General Registers Office Northern Ireland
The official site for advice on ordering Birth, Marriage and Death certificates from Civil Registration records in Northern Ireland.
Historical Research Associates
Professional History Research Specialists based in Northern Ireland. Members of the Association of Ulster Genealogists and Record Agents.
Irish Townland Atlas
The site to use when trying to locate Townlands and Parishes in Ireland. The search facility allows you to find placenames in any Irish County or Parish.
Great site with a wealth of free information including Belfast Street Directories and World War information. An essential site for anyone with ancestors in the Belfast area.
Forrest Research Services
With extensive research experience in the P.R.O.N.I archives and with a particular interest in earlier historical sources, Bobby Forrest specialises in undertaking research that pre-dates civil registration in Ireland.
He has also published the ‘Scots-Irish Origins’ series of E-books focusing on the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a period which saw the overthrow of the old Gaelic order and the embedding of the plantation in Ulster and Scots-Irish settlement.
Public Records Office Northern Ireland
Includes searchable databases of Freeholder Records (Pre-1840) and Ulster Covenant signatories in Northern Ireland.
A comprehensive site for links to free census records in America, Canada, the UK and Ireland. Includes a useful County-by-County section of the census records online for Ireland.
An Australian gateway for Family History and Genealogical Research.
Professional Genealogy & Family History Researchers based in Northern Ireland. The Website also offers free access to the Griffith's Valuation for the nine Counties of Ulster.
A great resource for finding articles and books on Irish History and Culture.
Scotland's Greatest Story
Chris Paton is a professional genealogist and a leading authority on Scottish Ancestry who provides a wide range of family history and geneological research services.