County Galway

County Galway, Gaillimh in Irish, is located in the Province of Connaught in the West of Ireland. We have a population of approximately 232,000 and look forward to assisting you in the search for your Irish ancestors.
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What is a Parish? We classify a Parish by the Civil Parish geographical boundaries, the basis upon which the Griffith’s Valuation and other land and tax records were created in the 19th and 20th Century. Find my Parish
752 Group Members 456 Ancestors 46 Buildings 97 Timeline Events

Buildings from County Galway

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Carna Emigrants Centre
Ballinlass DEMESNE
Castle Ffrench
Ballinamore Bridge

Timeline from County Galway

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County Galway Message Board

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Visiting Galway in May 8 Mar 2019 3:50
Kelly family of Carranmoneen and Vicar street Tuam 4 Nov 2018 22:27
Bridget Mary Birmingham/Bermingham 15 Jul 2019 22:05
Murphy from Ballinakill / Woodford Co Galway - Siblings left for Australia in 1862 & 1864 6 Jul 2019 16:34

Latest Events from County Galway

The Seeds That Grew the Tree - Éamon De Valera
21st February 2019
Skehana and District
The Seeds that grew the tree
23rd January 2019
“Seeds that grew the tree” Winter Lecture Series
12th December 2018
Contempo at the Ballinasloe Strings Festival
Ballinasloe Strings Festival July 13-14 2018
13th July 2018
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