Home

Church of Ireland Home

Search

Search Results - genealogy

  • Inishmacsaint’s heritage will be on view during special open days

    The heritage of St Ninnidh’s Church, in the Church of Ireland’s Parish of Inishmacsaint near Derrygonnelly, will be outlined in a special exhibition and open days in early September. The parish will be opening their church on European Heritage Open Days on Saturday, 11th September, from 10am to 6pm and…

    Read more
  • Christmas Day Sermon preached by Bishop Paul Colton in Cork

    Sermon preached by the Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork, on Christmas Day, 2019. There are ways and ways of telling a story.  I might regale you, for example, with one which begins, somewhat pompously, with  ‘When I lived…

    Read more
  • Church of Ireland Notes from ‘The Irish Times’

    Strokestown Records On–Line The RCB Library’s Archive of the Month for January 2019 presents the transcribed registers of Bumlin, centred on St John’s church in Strokestown, Co. Roscommon, (now part of a group of parishes based on Boyle) together with the inscriptions on the monuments in the church and the surrounding…

    Read more
  • The Strokestown (Bumlin) Parish Registers 1811–1969

    The RCB Library’s online Archive of the Month kicks off 2019 with a gift to family and local historians, especially those with an interest in the Longford/Roscommon region. It will present the transcribed content of the parish registers of the former union of Bumlin, Kiltrustan and Lissonuffy in…

    Read more
  • Strokestown (Bumlin) Parish Registers and Monuments

    by Alan Moran & Mark WilliamsThe Archive of the Month for January 2019 presents the transcribed registers of the former union of Bumlin, centred on St John’s church in Strokestown, County Roscommon, together with the inscriptions on the monuments in the church and the surrounding churchyard. As…

    Read more
  • Ministerial visit to RCB Library

    A €100,000 capital grant towards the digitisation of Church of Ireland parish registers was announced as part of a visit by the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Ms Josepha Madigan TD, to the RCB Library on Monday (10th September). This was the first ministerial visit to the…

    Read more
  • €100,000 grant supports digitisation of Church of Ireland parish registers

    The Representative Church Body Library has welcomed the announcement of a €100,000 capital grant towards the digitisation of Church of Ireland parish registers as part of the Department of Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht’s digitisation scheme. The funding was announced by the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Ms…

    Read more
  • Taunagh Church Bicentenary Celebration 1818–2018

    Taunagh Parish Church, Riverstown, Co. Sligo, will be celebrating 200 years with a festival of events, from Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th August. This will feature flower arrangements, a collection of local crafts and visual displays in the Church, 200 years of memorabilia in the Cooper Memorial Hall, and a genealogy and…

    Read more
  • The Irish Huguenot Archive

    February’s Archive of the Month at the RCB Library showcases the Irish Huguenot Archive, and makes available online for the first time a detailed finding aid to its content. In 1993, the Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland entered into an agreement with the…

    Read more
  • The Irish Huguenot Archive

    By Dr Raymond RefausséIn 1993 the Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland entered into an agreement with the Representative Church Body to allow the RCB Library to host what was to be called the Irish Huguenot Archive. It was hoped that this new entity would develop as a centre…

    Read more

Our use of cookies

Some cookies are necessary for us to manage how our website behaves while other optional, or non-necessary, cookies help us to analyse website usage. You can Accept All or Reject All optional cookies or control individual cookie types below.

You can read more in our Cookie Notice

Functional

These cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

Analytics cookies

Analytical cookies help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on its usage.