Wednesday 19 December 2018

RootsIreland adds 6,000 RC baptisms from East Galway

The East Galway Family History Society's database of transcriptions at has been updated with the addition of the following 6,605 records:

Glenamaddy/Boyounagh parish: Baptisms, 1838-1900 (3790 records). The post-1881 baptisms are not online elsewhere.

Williamstown parish: Baptisms, 1856-1900 (2215 records). The post-1872 baptisms are not online elsewhere.

The East Galway Family History Society also have a number of publications for sale at their Woodford Centre, including Glenamaddy Boyounagh: our people our heritage; Killimor: our parish and our people; A forgotten campaign and Clanricarde County, the last two of which deal with the Land War in 1880s Galway. For more details, contact the Society at the Woodford Heritage Centre, Woodford, Loughrea, Co Galway, Tel: +353 (0) 90 9749309 or Email:

See the full menu of East Galway records at RootsIreland.