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Ferns Gathering Genealogy Workshops

As part of the Ferns Gathering which took place on June 7th - 9th 2013free workshops and lectures were conducted and sponsored by Eneclann, the award winning genealogy company. The workshops were a wonderfull opportunity to get free access to Eneclann's vast database. Trained volunteers were also on hand to assist and give advice.

If you would like more information on what went on over Gathering weekend visit our Gathering page.

If you were unable to attend the genealogy workshops, the following is information and links will help you research your family history. Good luck and enjoy the journey.

To guide you in your search for Irish records, visit http://www.irishgenealogy.ie. This Government supported website site will help you plan your trip and give you step by step information on how best to go about your research. Other national sites worth visiting are http://www.rootsireland.ie and http://www.nationalarchives.ie

County Wexford Links

County Wexford GenWeb a part of the Ireland GenWeb Project; created in an effort to help researchers find local resources and reference information. www.rootsweb.ancestry.com
County Wexford Message Board read and post messages with other genealogy researchers of this county www.anrdoezrs.net
County Wexford, Ireland Genealogy Project has online resources compiled by volunteers http://users.rootsweb.com/~irlwex2/
Cyndi's List - County Wexford largest private collection of genealogy links on the web www.cyndislist.com/irl-wex.htm
Fianna's County Wexford page www.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Flaxgrowers of Ireland 1796 - County Wexford The Irish Linen Board published a list of nearly 60,000 individuals in 1796 www.failteromhat.com
Genuki's pages for County Wexford http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/irl/WEX/index.html
Genealogy of the UK - Co. Wexford a guide to finding online genealogy resources for this county, including archives, libraries, surname lists, parish registers, cemeteries, directories, war memorials, electoral rolls, censuses. http://www.genealogy-of-uk.com/Ireland/Wexford/genealogy.htm.
Griffiths Valuations for Ferns 1848-1864 records online for this county Griffiths Valuations Ferns
Online Names Research Listings http://www.onlinenames.net.au/
The Wexford Surnames List http://homepages.ihug.co.nz/~hughw/
Wexford Genealogy Centre http://homepage.eircom.net/~yolawexford/genealogy.htm
Wexford Public Libraries http://www.wexford.ie/wex/Departments/Library/


Ferns Church of Ireland Burial Records:
Ferns Cathedral Graveyard List
download cathedral_graveyard_list_of_buried.pdf
Bunclody; Calvary Cemetery http://interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/calvary/calvary.htm
Cemetery Records in County Wexford http://www.interment.net/ireland/wexford.htm
Gorey: Saint Michael Cemetery www.interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/stmike/index.htm
Hook Church Cemetery www.interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/hook/hook.htm
Old Grange Cemetery, Kilmore http://www.interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/oldgrange/grange.htm
Saint Ibar Cemetery (Crosstown Cemetery) (partial transcription) www.interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/stibar/index.htm
Saint Mary C of I Churchyard, Bunclody (partial transcription) www.interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/stmary/index.htm
Templetown Cemetery www.interment.net/data/ireland/wexford/templeton/temple.htm

Ships Passenger Lists

Irish Immigrants From County Wexford: New York Port Arrival Records, 1846-1851 www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~irlwex2/wexford_immigrants.html