County Sligo

County Sligo, or Sligeach in Irish, is located in the border region of Ireland. We are home to Benbulben Mountain, which is said to be Ireland’s most distinctive and shady valleys dominate the landscape here. Our county town is Sligo and we have a population of approximately 65,393. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors’ place of origin.

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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
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Howley Ancestors who emigrated to Philadelphia 7 Oct 2019 3:54
Patrick Howley from Emlymoran emigrated to New York 1915 5 Oct 2019 6:56
Killoran / Cloran Family 7 Sep 2019 19:56
John Flaherty married Eliza O’donnell In St. John Parish circa 1830? My GG Father was baptised there in 1832 30 Aug 2019 22:59

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