The Library holds numerous sources that can be of help with family research. The list below gives a flavour of what we have available.

This includes, but not exclusively so, material on: general genealogy, family histories, surnames, Griffith’s Valuations (1849-1864), censuses, tithes, gentry, Church of Ireland clergy, 1830s Ordnance Survey maps , parish histories, and local history.

Check our main catalogue for additional resources!

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Related people
Place
Date
Subject keywords
Object ID
Title
Related people
Place
Date
Subject keywords
916489221
Irish Records: Sources For Family And Local History
Ryan, J.G., Author; Ancestry Pub, Publisher
1988
Genealogy
P001306398
Short History With Notes And References, of The Ancient And Honourable Family of Ancketill Or Anketell. (Complied By One of Its Members)
Anketell, Henry, Author
Belfast
1901
Genealogy; Family Histories
P001334014
The Family of Adams.
Adams B.W., Author
London
1903
Genealogy; Family Histories
P002428276
The Brownlow Family And The Development of The Town of Lurgan In The 17th Century; Part I - English Origin And The Ulster Plantation
Clendinning, Kieran, Author; Armagh Diocesan Historical Society, Publisher
Armagh
2004
Genealogy; Family Histories
P002429272
The Brownlow Family And The Development of The Town of Lurgan In The 17th Century Partii -William Brownlow And The Formation of The Manor of Brownlowsderry ; Part Ii
Clendinning, Kieran, Author; Armagh Diocesan Historical Society, Publisher
Armagh
2005
Genealogy; Family Histories
P002471244
In Retrospect : The Guinness Family And The C of I
Maccarthy, Robert, Author; A.P.C.K., Publisher
Dublin
2009
Genealogy; Family Histories
P002472288
The Richardsons of Bessbrook: A Quaker Linen Family
Bradley, John, Author; Armagh Diocesan Historical Society, Publisher
Armagh
2009
Genealogy; Family Histories
P002472501
The Woods family of Co. Down and Michael Cusack
Anderson, Michael
Armagh
2010
Genealogy; Family Histories
850110211
Burke's Introduction To Irish Ancestry
Burke's Peerage, Publisher
1976
Genealogy
856406023
The Book of Ulster Surnames
Bell, R.E., Author; Blackstaff Press, Publisher
Belfast
1988
Genealogy; Surnames