What is IslandAncestry.com

First off, IslandAncestry.com is large source of genalogical information for individuals with links to the Beara Peninsula

The website is a central location for amateur genealogists, or those with a passing interest in family history to identify ancestors and relations on the peninsula

The website contains a large matrix of relationships within the local area. If you are looking to unearth unknown ancestors, cousins, relationships and in some cases pictures, and other sources of information please do not hesitate to contact me via email

IslandAncestry.com's humber beginnings

For the past 15 years or so I have been researching Beara genealogy. I have used online and offline resources including ship passenger lists, worldwide death, birth, marriage, census, civil records, land valuations, newspaper archives, local history and others to idenitify and validate family links. In the beginning this helped me trace my own maternal and paternal ancestors in some cases going back 9 generations or more

In more recent times I have helped many individual find ancestors that had previous alluded them


The privacy levels are by default strict. In the age of GDPR and other privacy and details shared are in the strictest of confidence


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