New Galway Records online now!

We’re delighted to announce the importing of 4524 new Galway census substitutes to our database at Roots Eire. They’re as follows:

GALWAY EMIGRANT INDEX 1829-1866 (2746 data)

This checklist, compiled by Peter Madden of Newcastle, Australia, paperwork the immigration of individuals from Galway to New South Wales and Queensland between 1829 and 1866.


The Irish Reproductive Mortgage Fund was scheme arrange in 1824 to supply small loans to individuals who have been termed the ‘industrious poor’. The data usually run from 1836-48 and can be found for the next associations in County Galway: Ahascragh, Ballygar, Citadel Hackett, Clifden, Kilconickny, Outerard and Galway City.


Close to the Spanish Arch, Galway

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