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
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Timeline from County Galway

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Latest Events from County Galway

Notable Women of Galway’ walking tour
'Notable Women of Galway’ walking tour
Galway
8th March 2020
Chronicles Workshop Loughrea
Galway
25th February 2020
Galway Genetic Genealogy Conference 2020
Galway Genetic Genealogy Conference 2020
Galway
2nd May 2020
Contempo at the Ballinasloe Strings Festival
Ballinasloe Strings Festival July 13-14 2018
Galway
13th July 2018
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