Looking for your ancestors in Northern Ireland , or you are in Northern Ireland and searching for relatives elsewhere in the world? In this forum, we encourage everyone with links in Northern Ireland to communicate and explore a common ancestry. You'll find online sources that will help you in your search. If you see a particular genealogical challenge, or if you have interesting information to share, simply start a discussion about it.
This is a collaborative project, so please participate and add any useful information you have that will help others in their quest!
We have created a discussion with links and sources , keep an eye on theNorthern Ireland portal discussions as it will all be happening there. (see top right corner of this page ---->) Feel free to start your own discussion or use one that has already been started for you.
- Northern Ireland record office
- Will and probate calendar Northern Ireland
- Freeholder records
- Ulster Covenant
The archive of the Ulster Unionist Council, held by the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), contains just under half a million original signatures and addresses of the men who, on 28 September 1912, signed the Ulster Covenant, and of the women who signed the parallel Declaration. In total, the Covenant was signed by 237,368 men, and the Declaration by 234,046 women.