Researching Your Irish Ancestors: Beyond the Basics

Judith Eccles Wight, AG
Dec 5, 2012
3.9K views
Advanced
Want to watch the full webinar?
Join now to access all 1,627 webinars and unlock all features.

Content

Play. Playing.
Welcome
1m 56s
Play. Playing.
Speaker's Introduction
59s
Play. Playing.
Introduction
1m 36s
Play. Playing.
Given Name Problems
7m 41s
Play. Playing.
Surname Problems
14m 19s
Play. Playing.
Place Name Problems
10m 26s
Play. Playing.
Delia Holland
9m 17s
Play. Playing.
Announcements/prizes
6m 41s
Play. Playing.
Questions/answers
35m 52s

About this webinar

As difficult as Irish research is, we can overcome its hurdles if we have a better understanding of the idiosyncrasies of Irish given names, surnames, and place names. Our speaker, Judy Wight, solved the case of Delia Holland – in Ireland she was known as Bridget Houlihan. This webinar discusses situations you may encounter with names and places and provides resources for overcoming these problems.

About the speaker

About the speaker

Owner of Wight House Research, Judy has been an Accredited Genealogist specializing in Ireland (30+ years) and Scotland (10+ years).  She writes extensively for genealogical periodicals and is a popular teacher and lecturer at genealogical ev
Learn more...

Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

1000 characters remaining

Sort by Newest
Sort by Close.
  • Newest
  • Oldest
  • Likes

Related Webinars