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County Sligo Heritage and Genealogy Society

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passionate about what they do!

I dropped by their offices twice in Sligo and I was so humbled by the interest shown in my family... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
Travel52_11
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Helpful staff

Very helpful staff, willing to help. I answered several questions and filled out a form, paid 10... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2017
Kerry M
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Jul 12, 2018
“passionate about what they do!”
Sep 4, 2017
“Helpful staff”
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Aras Redden | Temple Street, Sligo, Ireland
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

I dropped by their offices twice in Sligo and I was so humbled by the interest shown in my family history. They showed me a video (only available at the centre) which gave a sense of when, why, where people left Ireland during the 19th...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Very helpful staff, willing to help. I answered several questions and filled out a form, paid 10 Euro and came back the next day. They handed me everything they could find on my family name and made suggestions on further research.

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed July 16, 2017

In the last year I have emailed the Co. Sligo Heritage and Genealogy Centre several times with questions and/or requests. They always answered very quickly. My last request was made on May 20, 2017 asking for a location search for where ancestors had leased ground...More

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Reviewed January 13, 2016

Katherine spent a lovely amount of time with us. She explained how we could best continue our search on our own or with their help. She explained how the centers work by area, provided us with information to refine our search areas and paperwork to...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2015

Very helpful member of staff but not impressed by the lack of a receptionist when you first approach the enquiry desk.

Thank Jean f f
Reviewed September 27, 2014

The staff was very helpful with advice and recommendations.They did help with some lookups for family members. My great great grandfather was from Sligo. He and his mother immigrated to Canada sometime in the 1830s, and he later moved to the United States.

1  Thank Lawrence R
Reviewed June 24, 2014

Folks at Heritage Society were very helpful and helped me with maps and back ground info to locate my cousin in County Sligo and my grandfathers farm. Very informative and gracious folks.

Thank LaO568
Reviewed July 1, 2013

If you are seeking some guidance on your genealogy research, a visit here is an absolute must. The warm and welcoming staff are happy to take a look at your documents and point you in the right direction for further research and give valuable advice....More

3  Thank KosiceKat
Reviewed September 25, 2012

I met with Adrian Regan who was very helpful in finding my family from the Sligo area. He found many family members dating back to the early 1800's. He provided me with a map showing the town locations as well as the printout of the...More

3  Thank sutherlc
Reviewed August 22, 2012

The staff put up with me for about an hour as they spoke to me about genealogy and did checking for records on my family. They gave me advice as to places I should visit, and provided me (for a fee) with a few transcriptions...More

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