Sunday, April 5, 2009

County Down Surnames,Place names, Free Search

This has got to be the best free site online for County Down. Researchers who are new to Genealogy will find this a wealth of information.
The Database of surnames is very helpful, don't forget to check out the message board. There is a good chance that you will find your Ancestor here.

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rosdavies/

1 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hi I'm looking into the name Riley they left Ireland in around 1855, they moved to England Stoke upon Trent. The 1861 Census says they were from Scholan Kilkenny which I cannot not find, Names on the census are John Riley Anna Riley William Riley and Michael Riley. Hope you can shine a light.

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