Explore your family’s Irish history with Ancestry®.

Discover your ties to the Emerald Isle through millions of family history records, detailed geographic insights, unique personal traits, and more.

Free for 14 days*

Explore your family’s Irish history with Ancestry®.

Discover your ties to the Emerald Isle through millions of family history records, detailed geographic insights, unique personal traits, and more.

Free for 14 days*

Ancestry® can connect you to Ireland’s rich culture and heritage.

Start your journey of discovery with this collection of engaging videos and thoughtful articles—from how to make soda bread to learning the Irish language.

Start your journey of discovery with this collection of engaging videos and thoughtful articles—from how to make soda bread to learning the Irish language.

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Irish History Overview

Courtesy of Encyclopedia Britannica.

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The Meaning of the Irish Flag

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How to Make Irish Soda Bread

Courtesy of Encyclopedia Britannica.

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Tips for Finding Irish Records

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10 Ways to Find Your Irish Ancestors in America

Video

All About the Irish Language

Courtesy of Encyclopedia Britannica.

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How to Make an Irish Coffee

Article

Finding Your Ancestors from the UK and Ireland

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The Legacy of the O'Neills

Courtesy of TOTA.

Over 10M AncestryDNA® members with Irish heritage

Over 800K members discovered Irish ancestors on Ancestry® 

Over 10M AncestryDNA® members with Irish heritage

Over 800K members discovered Irish ancestors on Ancestry® 

Trace your Irish origins with AncestryDNA®—from regions down to counties.

AncestryDNA® can pinpoint your roots to specific areas within Ireland and reveal insightful geographic details about your history.

Trace your Irish origins with AncestryDNA®—from regions down to counties.

AncestryDNA® can pinpoint your roots to specific areas within Ireland and reveal insightful geographic details about your history.

Discover important moments in Irish history.