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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Buildings from County Galway

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Home of John and Honor Reynolds on Lough Corrib by Castlekirk
Reynolds' home, Cornamona, County Galway
kiltartan Gregory Museum
Kiltartan Gregory Museum
Home of Patrick Joseph Byrnes & Family
14 Forster St, Galway
Peterswell Church

Timeline from County Galway

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Abbreviations in Catholic Church registers 24 Jan 2022 14:28
connelly family search 10 Jan 2022 19:27
Treacy DNA 2 Jan 2022 15:00
Treacy, Michael, Kinvara, Galway 1 Jan 2022 17:33

Latest Events from County Galway

Loughrea Virtual Medieval Festival Sunday 23rd August 2020
Loughrea Virtual Medieval Festival
23rd August 2020
Athenry Virtual Walled Towns Day
Athenry Virtual Walled Towns Day
16th August 2020
Notable Women of Galway’ walking tour
'Notable Women of Galway’ walking tour
8th March 2020
Chronicles Workshop Loughrea
25th February 2020
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