Your Family History
- A Treasure Forever
The Clare Heritage and Genealogical Research Centre
specialise in the production of individually researched
family history reports. The work is carried out by a team of
dedicated and professional genealogical researchers.
The final report is presented in a Bound Book
format. The Family History Report is divided into two
The first section is presented in the narrative form and
outlines the history of your family in County Clare, to
include details on Births/Baptisms, Marriages and
Deaths in the family. Information from the Land
Registers on the amount of property/land the family may
have held/leased, the valuation of their property and their
landlords name. Information from Census Returns,
which provides data on the occupants of the house i.e.
names, ages, occupations, education standard as well as a
description of the house i.e. number of rooms, windows,
While the second section is made up of copies of original
documentation relating to your family in County Clare i.e.
copies of marriage certificates, death certificates, land
records, census returns in addition to copies of old
ordnance survey maps highlighting the Parish and townland in
which the family lived.
The result is a contribution to your own personal
heritage and sense of place, allowing you to greater
appreciate your link to County Clare, the birth-place of
The Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre is regarded as
the leading Centre of its kind in Ireland. It houses the
most comprehensive research material held at any one
location to enable persons with Clare roots to trace their
ancestry. A typical Report undertaken by our Centre, would
usually include information gathered from the following
- Roman Catholic Church Records (pre -1901).
- Church of Ireland Records (pre -1900).
- Civil Records of Marriages and Deaths (1864
- Tithe Applotment Land Records (1820's).
- Griffith Valuation Land Records (1855).
- 1901 Census.
- Parish and Townland Maps.
- Historical Articles describing the relevant areas of
Family reports vary from family to family but you can
view a few pages from a typical
To initiate commissioning an individual report, all you
have to do is fill in the application form hosted on this
site and send it to us with the appropriate search fee.