Events – Programming


GSP is available to partner with local libraries and archives to present workshops, programs and lectures.
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Celebrating Your Irish & Scots-Irish Ancestors –

Thank you to everyone who made the day such a success.     We are already planning this event for next year.

Join…   The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania and The Ulster Historical Foundation for a full day of exploring your Irish and Scots-Irish Genealogy


• Introduction to Irish and Scots-Irish family history research
• Irish townlands: the importance of place, identity, and administrative divisions in Irish research
• Churches in Ireland
• Using printed sources for Irish family history: newspapers, street directories, Ordnance Survey Memoirs, and British parliamentary papers on Ireland
• Using land records: Griffith’s Valuation, tithe and estate records
• The Ulster Plantation and sources for finding 17th century families in Ireland (not just Ulster)
• Q&A and brick walls

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