British IslesEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Revision as of 05:03, 24 January 2008 by WilliamsDa (Talk | contribs)

Overview

The British Isles are a group of islands northwest of Europe. Not all of these islands are British. Ireland is the second largest island in the group but the Republic of Ireland is not British. The term "British Isles" is used for convenience in grouping the following countries into one category: England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Isle of Man, Channel Islands.


 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).