Sligo County Museum & Library

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Sligo County Library’s Local Studies Centre is a reference library and research centre dedicated to the collection of material on any aspect of County Sligo. 

The main genealogical sources for research available on microfilm are;

The Tithe Applotment books 1824-1835

Griffith ‘s Valuation 1857

1901 and 1911 Census

Catholic Parish Records

Graveyard  Inscriptions

Our Sligo Graveyard inscription collection of almost 40 volumes hold invaluable details regarding the inscription and location of individual family names within a specific graveyard. The Index to this collection can be accessed by contacting the Local History staff member on duty.

There are many other surveys and listings in the Sligo Local Studies Collection which contain genealogical information of Sligo interest such as:

  • The Hearth Money Rolls (1664)
  • Lists of Cesspayers
  • Freeholders
  • Electoral Registers
  • Householders

For a list of all libraries in County Sligo click here

Address Local Studies Library, Stephen Street, Sligo Town F91 X264
Phone 071 9111675
Email sligolib@sligococo.ie
Website https://sligolibrary.ie/local-studies-and-reference/
Parish(es) Sligo Achonry (Sligo) Aghanagh (Sligo) Ahamlish (Sligo) Ballymote (Sligo) Ballynakill (Sligo) Ballysumaghan (Sligo) Calry (Sligo) Castleconor (Sligo)
Category (ies) Heritage/Culture Local Organisation