This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Antrim - Northern Ireland
- Administrative centre Antrim
- Province Ulster
- County Flower - Harebell (Campanula rotundifolia)
- Area of 3,046 square kilometres (1,176 sq mi)
- People from County Antrim are called -
- Motto Per angusta ad augusta (Latin) "Through Trial to Triumphs"
County Antrim (named after the town of Antrim) is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland, situated in the north-east of the island of Ireland. Adjoining the north-east shore of Lough Neagh, County Antrim is one of the thirty-two traditional counties of Ireland and is within the historic province of Ulster.
The county contains all of five parliamentary constituencies:
- Belfast North
- Belfast West
- East Antrim
- North Antrim
- South Antrim
Parts of the following constituencies are also in County Antrim:
- Belfast South
- East Londonderry
- Lagan Valley
- Upper Bann
- Lisburn (has city status)
For Information about research in the County, including lists of people of renown connected to County Antrim and Families Researched on Geni go to County Antrim - Family Heads link to follow
For Historical information about County Antrim visit Historic County Antrim link to follow - including connections to Historical figures, Gentry and political people connected with County Antrim.
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Please do not add the profiles off all your County Antrim born ancestors to this project or the People connected to County Antrim project. Rather add the earliest known person of a County Antrim family to the County Antrim' - Family Heads] project. link to follow
- Carrickfergus & St. Nicholas
- Grange of Ballyscullion
- Grange of Doagh
- Grange of Drumtullagh
- Grange of Dundermot
- Grange of Inispollan
- Grange of Killyglen
- Grange of Layd
- Grange of Muckamore
- Grange of Nilteen
- Grange of Shilvodan
- Island Magee
- Newton Crommelin