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Professional Family History Research Provider for the East Galway Area

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Free lectures for Heritage week 2022

As part of Heritage Week two free talks will take place at the Woodford Heritage Centre from 4pm to 6pm on Sunday 21st August 2022.  From 4pm to 5pm, Declan Kelly will speak on aspects of Woodford & Looscaun’s ecclesiastical history and provide his own theory on...

Woodford Guide Map

A new map guide to Woodford Village has been produced by Galway County Council and released as a free fold-up document. It is available in all local shops. It can also be downloaded using the link below. Click here to download to Guide to WoodfordDownload

Free lectures for Heritage week

Delighted to announce with support from Galway County Council we are running a series of Free lectures for Heritage week in Woodford, Declan Kelly MA will be presenting on ‘Tracing your relatives in religious life in Southeast Galway from the 18th Century’...

Ulster exodus

A big thanks to the Connacht Tribune for this piece on the Ultach’s (late 18th century) migration project we are embarking on, also a big thanks to Executive Helicopters Ireland for the aerial photo.  If anyone feels they can contribute please contact...

New Ultachs book

As part of our 30-year celebrations as the Family History Research centre for the east Galway area, we intend to publish a book on the Ulster Migrants of 1795 and their resultant legacy in county Galway. This book will be dedicated to the memory of these migrants,...