Saturday 21 May 2016

FindmyPast adds Irish election registers and Westminster records

FindmyPast has added 26 volumes of British Library Electoral registers from Ireland, for the years 1885-1886, covering the counties of Armagh, Fermanagh, Down, Limerick, Mayo, Meath, Tyrone, Roscommon, Westmeath, Wexford and Wicklow.

The site has also added 300,000 baptisms, 409,000 marriages and 517,000 burial records for Westminster.

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For details on my genealogy guide books, including A Decade of Irish Centenaries: Researching Ireland 1912-1923Discover Scottish Church Records (2nd edition), Discover Irish Land Records and Down and Out in Scotland: Researching Ancestral Crisis, please visit

1 comment:

  1. Electoral registers are browsable only, not indexed but today, there is a fault in FMP. You can't enter a page number and go to it. You can keep clicking but if you are after a surname near the end of the alphabet, you could be there a while...