Breifne Website

Breifne Historical Society was founded at a meeting in the Farnham Arms Hotel in Cavan on 13 January 1956. It was founded as a non political and non sectarian historical society to promote interest in and the study of the local history of the ancient kingdom of Breifne. The society publishes a journal called ‘Breifne’ which is published in April or May of each year.

Cavan County Council

Cavan County Council's website

Cavan Genealogy

Cavan ancestry database holds more than half a million records of baptisms, marriages, burials, census records, pre and post-Famine land records, and numerous other sources.
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Find My Past

Find your ancestors in Ireland, Petty Sessions Court Registers 1842-1913

Irish Genealogy News

Claire Santry's regularly updated blog reports on the latest Irish genealogy developments and record releases, and it's read by professional and amateur genealogists who recognise its independence and wide coverage of news.

Irish Genealogy Toolkit

Top 10 free Irish genealogy databases online

Irish Geneaography

Ruth Mathewson's comprehensive and insightful genealogical reference website is an excellent resource for anyone doing family research and is highly recommended. Just a little quirky....."Where a feast of advice, findings aids and links to Irish genealogical resources have been served up for your delectation!"

Irish Registry of Deeds index

The purpose of this project is to provide finding aids for the records held at the Registry of Deeds in Dublin. There are three sets of indexes produced by the project: The main index is building a name index for the memorial transcription books held at the Registry of Deeds The grantors index consists of transcriptions of the Registry of Deeds' grantors indexes The townland index consists of transcriptions of the Registry of Deeds' townland indexes

Roots Ireland

Find Your Irish Ancestors with the most extensive and easily searchable database of Catholic Church records anywhere online