Wednesday 15 September 2021

Autumn edition of Irish Roots Magazine published

The Autumn edition of Irish Roots, Ireland's only independent genealogy magazine, has been published.

As always it comes with a wide variety of articles on topics to help, inspire and inform you, and plenty of news and comment and regular column features to keep you on top of all that's important in the world of Irish genealogy.

This issue's contents include the following main articles:

  • Local family history resources in Co. Offaly
  • Helpful tips and tools for tracing your Irish ancestors
  • DNA: Using probability scores to identify the most likely relationships 
  • Grand Juries in Ireland: the politics of power in the counties 
  • Discover a treasure trove of Quaker records
  • In search of the Ultachs (Ulster families) 
  • Sourcing a rare 138-year-old Photo and a historic murder mystery 
  • Australian Irish Connections: 19th-Century Colonial Census Compilations

In addition, there are Letters to the Editor, a Reader's Experience, comment and observations from the front line of professional genealogy, the Editor's Book Selections, readers' genealogy queries answered, and a What's New? review of the latest Irish genealogy record releases.

Click the cover image for details of how to purchase the magazine in paper format or digital format. You can buy one-off copies or be really sensible and take out a subscription. You can also take a look at a free sample of this edition!