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Guide to '''{{PAGENAME}} ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
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'''County Antrim''' (Irish: '''Contae Aontroma''') is one of the six counties of [[Northern Ireland Genealogy|Northern Ireland]].
  
== General County Research Information  ==
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=== General County Research Information  ===
  
 
Further information about County Antrim is available at the [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/irl/ANT/index.html GenUKI] site.  
 
Further information about County Antrim is available at the [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/irl/ANT/index.html GenUKI] site.  
  
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=== Archives and Libraries  ===
 
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== &nbsp;Archives and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) 66 Balmoral Avenue Belfast BT9 6NY E-mail: proni@dcalni.gov.uk  
 
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) 66 Balmoral Avenue Belfast BT9 6NY E-mail: proni@dcalni.gov.uk  
  
<br>&nbsp;Internet: [http://www.proni.gov.uk/ www.proni.gov.uk/]  
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Internet: [http://www.proni.gov.uk/ www.proni.gov.uk/]  
  
<br>The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.  
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The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.  
  
HUDDLESTON, David.&nbsp; Medical and Health Records in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.&nbsp; Mental hospital records have most information on patients, workhouse record documents, admission and discharge. Coroners records from 1880-1990's, detail, cause of death and commentary on the deceased.&nbsp; Medical casebooks give detailed information on patients.&nbsp; Patients records are unabailable after 1908.&nbsp; PRONI has an index to Wills 1858-1920. Medical records are largely uncatalogued. Article covers years 1767-2008. Article in Irish Archives: Journal of the Irish Society for Archives, vol. XV, 2008 pages 30-35, Held at the Family History Library, SLC Ref. 941.5 B2ia  
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HUDDLESTON, David. Medical and Health Records in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland. Mental hospital records have most information on patients, workhouse record documents, admission and discharge. Coroners records from 1880-1990's, detail, cause of death and commentary on the deceased. Medical casebooks give detailed information on patients. Patients records are unavailable after 1908. PRONI has an index to Wills 1858-1920. Medical records are largely uncatalogued. Article covers years 1767-2008. Article in Irish Archives: Journal of the Irish Society for Archives, vol. XV, 2008 pages 30-35, Held at the Family History Library, SLC Ref. 941.5 B2ia  
  
<br>General Register Office Oxford House 49/55 Chichester St. Belfast BTI 4HL Internet: http://www.groni.gov.uk E-mail: gro.nisra@dfpni.gov.uk  
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*General Register Office, Oxford House, 49/55 Chichester St., Belfast BT1 4HL Internet: http://www.groni.gov.uk E-mail: gro.nisra@dfpni.gov.uk
  
<br>Register of births and deaths in Northern Ireland since 1864. Marriage records from 1922 onwards.  
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*Register of births and deaths in Northern Ireland since 1864. Marriage records from 1922 onwards.
  
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*Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland, Colby House, Stranmillis Court, Malone, Lower Belfast, BT9 5BJ Internet:http://www.dfpni.gov.uk/lps/index/gi.htm E-mail: osni@nics.gov.uk
  
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=== Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information  ===
  
<br>Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland Colby House Stranmillis Court Malone Lower Belfast BT9 5BJ Internet:http://www.dfpni.gov.uk/lps/index/gi.htm E-mail: osni@nics.gov.uk
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*List of County Antrim [[County Antrim Parishes|Parishes]]
  
== &nbsp;'''Civil Jurisdictions''' and Parish Research Information ==
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=== Church Records ===
  
A map of the Civil Parishes of County Antrim is available at [http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/fuses/civilparish/index.cfm?fuseaction=GetMap&CityCounty=Antrim&UserID= Irish Times] site.
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Symthe-Wood, Patrick. A Record of Presbyterians in Co. Antrim. This article contains a description of the book Millrow Congregation, Antrim, names of seatholders and families, extracted from records of the Parish and other documents. covers 1801 -1839. Genealogy of William Wallace who married Ellen Nicholson 1801 included. Article in The Irish Ancestor Vol. 1. no. 2, 1969 pages 95-96 Family History Library 941.5 B2i Also available at [http://www.worldcat.org/title/the-irish-ancestor worldcat.org]  
  
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*Presbyterian Historical Society Church House Fisherwick Place Belfast BT1 6DW ernet: E-mail: phsilibrarian@pcinet.org Internet: http://www.presbyterianhistoryireland.com/
  
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*Moravian Church of Ireland 25 Church Road Gracehill Ballymena County Antrim Internet: http://www.gracehillmoravian.org.uk/ E-mail: archive@moravian.org.uk By Appointment <br>
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! width="30%" | [[C genealogical glossary terms|Civil Parish]]
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! width="30%" | [[B genealogical glossary terms|Barony]]
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! width="30%" | [[P genealogical glossary terms|Poor Law Union]]
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| [[Aghagallon, Antrim|Aghagallon]]
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| Upper&nbsp;Massereene&nbsp;
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| Lurgan&nbsp;
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| [[Aghalee, Antrim|Aghalee]]
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| Upper Massereene&nbsp;
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| Lurgan&nbsp;
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| [[Ahoghill, Antrim|Ahoghill&nbsp;]]
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| Lower Toome
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| Ballymena&nbsp;
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| [[Antrim, Antrim|Antrim&nbsp;]]
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| Upper Toome&nbsp;
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| Antrim&nbsp;
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| [[Ardclinis, Antrim|Ardclinis]]
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| Lower Glenarm&nbsp;
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| Larne&nbsp;
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| [[Armoy, Antrim|Armoy&nbsp;]]
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| Cary&nbsp;
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| Ballycastle&nbsp;
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| [[Ballinderry, Antrim|Ballinderry&nbsp;]]
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| Upper Massereene&nbsp;
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| Lisburn&nbsp;
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| [[Ballintoy, Antrim|Ballintoy]]
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| Cary&nbsp;
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| Ballycastle&nbsp;
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| [[Ballyclug, Antrim|Ballyclug]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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| [[Ballycor, Antrim|Ballycor]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Ballylinny, Antrim|Ballylinny]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Ballymartin, Antrim|Ballymartin]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Ballymoney, Antrim|Ballymoney]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Ballynure, Antrim|Ballynure]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| [[Ballyrashane, Antrim|Ballyrashane]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Ballyscullion, Antrim|Ballyscullion]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Ballymena
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| [[Ballyscullion Grange, Antrim|Ballyscullion Grange]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Ballymena
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| [[Ballywillin, Antrim|Ballywillin]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Coleraine
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| [[Belfast, Antrim|Belfast]]
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| Belfast
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| Belfast
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|-
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| [[Billy, Antrim|Billy]]
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| Cary
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| Coleraine
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|-
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| [[Blaris, Antrim|Blaris]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Camlin, Antrim|Camlin]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Carncastle, Antrim|Carncastle]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Carnmoney, Antrim|Carnmoney]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Belfast
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|-
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| [[Carrickfergus, Antrim|Carrickfergus]]
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| Carrickfergus
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Connor, Antrim|Connor]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Antrim/Ballymena
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|-
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| [[Cranfield, Antrim|Cranfield]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Culfeightrin, Antrim|Culfeightrin]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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|-
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| [[Derryaghy, Antrim|Derryaghy]]
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| Upper Belfast/Upper Messereene
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Derrykeighan, Antrim|Derrykeighan]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Doagh Grange, Antrim|Doagh Grange]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Donegore, Antrim|Donegore]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Drumbeg, Antrim|Drumbeg]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Lisburn
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| [[Drummaul, Antrim|Drummaul]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim/Ballymena
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| [[Dunaghy, Antrim|Dunaghy]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| [[Duneane, Antrim|Duneane]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim/Ballymena
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| [[Dunluce, Antrim|Dunluce]]
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| Lower Dunluce
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| Ballymoney/Coleraine
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| [[Finvoy, Antrim|Finvoy]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymoney
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|-
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| [[Glenavy, Antrim|Glenavy]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Antrim/Lisburn
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| [[Glenwhirry, Antrim|Glenwhirry]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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|-
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| [[Glynn, Antrim|Glynn]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Grange of Drumtullagh, Antrim|Grange of Drumtullagh]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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| [[Grange of Dundermot, Antrim|Grange of Dundermot]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| [[Grange of Inispollan, Antrim|Grange of Inispollan]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Ballycastle
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| [[Grange of Killyglen, Antrim|Grange of Killyglen]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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| [[Grange of Layd, Antrim|Grange of Layd]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Ballycastle
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| [[Grange of Muckanmore, Antrim|Grange of Muckanmore]]
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| Lower Messereene
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| Antrim
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| [[Grange of Nilteen, Antrim|Grange of Nilteen]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Grange of Shilvadan, Antrim|Grange of Shilvadan]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim
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| [[Inver, Antrim|Inver]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Island Magee, Antrim|Island Magee]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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| [[Kilbride, Antrim|Kilbride]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Kildollagh, Antrim|Kildollagh]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Coleraine
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|-
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| [[Killagan, Antrim|Killagan]]
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| Kilconway/Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Killead, Antrim|Killead]]
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| Lower Massereene
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Kilraghts, Antrim|Kilraghts]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Kilroot, Antrim|Kilroot]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Kilwaughter, Antrim|Kilwaughter]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Kirkinriola, Antrim|Kirkinriola]]
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| Lower Toome
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| Ballymena
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|-
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| [[Lambeg, Antrim|Lambeg]]
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| Upper Belfast/Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Larne, Antrim|Larne]]
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| Upper Glenarm
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Layd, Antrim|Layd]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Ballycastle/Larne
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|-
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| [[Loughguile, Antrim|Loughguile]]
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| Kilconway/Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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|-
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| [[Magherafelt, Antrim|Magherafelt]]
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| Upper Masseree<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1313167315633_221" />ne
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Magheragall, Antrim|Magheragall]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Magheramesk, Antrim|Magheramesk]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Magheramesk, Antrim|Magheramesk]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Magherafelt
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|-
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| [[Muckamore (Grange of), Antrim|Muckamore (Grange of)]]
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| Lower Massereene
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Mullaghbrack, Antrim|Mullaghbrack]]
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| Oneilland West
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| Banbridge
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|-
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| [[Newtown Crommelin, Antrim|Newtown Crommelin]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| [[Nilteen Grange, Antrim|Nilteen Grange]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Racavan, Antrim|Racavan]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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|-
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| [[Raloo, Antrim|Raloo]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Ramoan, Antrim|Ramoan]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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| [[Rasharkin, Antrim|Rasharkin]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymena
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| [[Rasharkin, Antrim|Rasharkin]]
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| Kilconway
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Rashee, Antrim|<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1314027906941_660" />Rashee]]
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| Upper Antrim
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Rathlin Island, Antrim|Rathlin Island]]
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| Cary
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| Ballycastle
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|-
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Belfast, Muni. Borough of
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| Belfast
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|-
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Belfast
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|-
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Belfast
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|-
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Lisburn
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|-
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| [[Shankill, Antrim|Shankill]]
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| Upper Toome
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| Antrim
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|-
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| [[Skerry, Antrim|Skerry]]
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| Lower Antrim
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| Ballymena
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|-
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| [[Templecorran, Antrim|Templecorran]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Larne
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|-
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| [[Templepatrick, Antrim|Templepatrick]]
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| Lower Belfast
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| Belfast
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|-
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| [[Templepatrick, Antrim|Templepatrick]]
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| Upper Belfast
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| Antrim
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| [[Templepatrick, Antrim|Templepatrick]]
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| Upper Belfast
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Belfast
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*Religious Society of Friends 4 Magheralave Road Lisburn BT28 3BD County Antrim Internet:http://www.quakers-in-ireland.ie/home/&nbsp; E-mail: e-mail: qhist@eircom.net
| [[Tickmacrevan, Antrim|Tickmacrevan]]
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| Lower Glenarm
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| Larne
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| [[Tullaghgore, Antrim|Tullaghgore]]
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| Upper Dunluce
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| Ballymoney
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| [[Tullyrusk, Antrim|Tullyrusk]]
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| Upper Massereene
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| Lisburn
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== Church Records ==
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=== Maps ===
  
Symthe-Wood, Patrick.&nbsp; A Record of Presbyterians in Co. Antrim. This article contains a description of the book Millrow Congregation, Antrim, names of seatholders &amp; families, extracted from records of the Parish and other documents. covers 1801 -1839.&nbsp; Genealogy of William Wallace who married Ellen Nicholson 1801 included. Article in The Irish Ancestor Vol. 1. no. 2, 1969 pages 95-96 Family History Library 941.5 B2i&nbsp; Also available at [http://sources.nli.ie/Records http://sources.nli.ie/Records]&nbsp;and [http://www.worldcat.org/title/the-irish-ancestor www.worldcat.org/title/the-irish-ancestor]  
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[http://www.londonancestor.com/maps/bc-xantrim-th.htm 1885 County Map]: Courtesy of London Ancestor
  
<br>Presbyterian Historical Society Church House Fisherwick Place Belfast BT1 6DW ernet: E-mail: phsilibrarian@pcinet.org Internet: http://www.presbyterianhistoryireland.com/
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=== Occupations  ===
  
<br>Moravian Church of Ireland 25 Church Road Gracehill Ballymena County Antrim Internet:http://www.moravian.org.uk/pages/moravian_frame1.html E-mail: archive@moravian.org.uk By Appointment <br>
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De Breffny, Brian.&nbsp; Businessmen Who Issued Tokens in Ireland 1653-1679.&nbsp; Due to an acute shortage of small change after the death of Charles 1, tradesmen, innkeepers and some local authorities began minting their own substitutes in the form of private tokens.&nbsp; This list of 800 names, gives occupation and place.&nbsp; Article in the Irish Ancestor, vol.X. no.1. 1978, pages 51-60. Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol.10-11
  
<br>Religious Society of Friends 4 Magheralave Road Lisburn BT28 3BD County Antrim Internet:http://www.quakers-in-ireland.ie/home/&nbsp; E-mail: e-mail: qhist@eircom.net
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<br> contributed by Ffolliott, Rosemary. Some Lists of Mid-18th Century Linen Drapers in Sout-East Ulster.&nbsp; Lists of Linen Drapers from the Belfast Newsletter covering years 1750-1764. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.XI. no.1.1979, pages 9-14, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol10-11.  
  
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=== Societies  ===
  
== Maps  ==
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Family history societies often publish helpful journals, transcripts, compiled genealogies and host helpful websites. They may have ongoing projects to transcribe records and create indexes. Most societies publish queries in their journals and maintain lists of members’ research interests that may be helpful to you. You may want to join one of these societies, reap the benefits of their expertise and resources or support its efforts.
  
[http://www.londonancestor.com/maps/bc-xantrim-th.htm 1885 County Map]: Courtesy of London Ancestor
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
== Occupations  ==
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To view a list of Antrim web sites, visit
  
De Breffny, Brian.&nbsp; Businessmen Who Issued Tokens in Ireland 1653-1679.&nbsp; Due to an acute shortage of small change after the death of Charles 1, tradesmen, innkeepers and some local authorities began minting their own substitutes in the form of private tokens.&nbsp; This list of 800 names, gives occupation and place.&nbsp; Article in the Irish Ancestor, vol.X. no.1. 1978, pages 51-60. Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol.10-11
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*Antrim Resources and Help pages [http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?board=51.0 RootsChat Antrim Resources and Help pages. (Free)].
  
<br> contributed by Ffolliott, Rosemary. Some Lists of Mid-18th Century Linen Drapers in Sout-East Ulster.&nbsp; Lists of Linen Drapers from the Belfast Newsletter covering years 1750-1764. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.XI. no.1.1979, pages 9-14, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol10-11.
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*[http://www.fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/Ireland/antrim.htm FHLFavorites.info] for some great sites.
 
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== Societies  ==
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Family history societies often publish helpful journals, transcripts, compiled genealogies and host helpful websites. They may have ongoing projects to transcribe records and create indexes. Most societies publish queries in their journals and maintain lists of members’ research interests that may be helpful to you. You may want to join one of these societies, reap the benefits of their expertise and resources or support its efforts.  
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*[http://irishgenealogy.net/antrimgen.html irishgenealogy.net/antrimgen.html]
  
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*[http://www.ancestryireland.com/ www.ancestryireland.com/]
  
== &nbsp;&nbsp;Web Sites ==
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=== Links to articles, subcategories and images under the Category {{PAGENAME}} ===
  
To view a list of Antrim web sites, visit [http://www.fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/Ireland/antrim.htm FHLFavorites.info] for some great sites.
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*[[:Category:{{PAGENAME}}]]
  
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/antrimireland Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Antrim]
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=== Help Wanted  ===
  
<br>[http://irishgenealogy.net/antrimgen.html irishgenealogy.net/antrimgen.html]
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<br>[http://www.ancestryireland.com/ www.ancestryireland.com/]  
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=== References  ===
  
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[[Category:County_Antrim|County_Antrim]]
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Latest revision as of 21:29, 4 February 2015

United Kingdom Gotoarrow.png Ireland Gotoarrow.png Northern Ireland Gotoarrow.png Counties of IrelandGotoarrow.png County Antrim Genealogy

Guide to County Antrim Genealogy ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

County Antrim.jpg

County Antrim (Irish: Contae Aontroma) is one of the six counties of Northern Ireland.

Contents

General County Research Information

Further information about County Antrim is available at the GenUKI site.

Archives and Libraries

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) 66 Balmoral Avenue Belfast BT9 6NY E-mail: proni@dcalni.gov.uk

Internet: www.proni.gov.uk/

The above is the official repository for the public records of Northern Ireland. PRONI also collects records from private sources.

HUDDLESTON, David. Medical and Health Records in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland. Mental hospital records have most information on patients, workhouse record documents, admission and discharge. Coroners records from 1880-1990's, detail, cause of death and commentary on the deceased. Medical casebooks give detailed information on patients. Patients records are unavailable after 1908. PRONI has an index to Wills 1858-1920. Medical records are largely uncatalogued. Article covers years 1767-2008. Article in Irish Archives: Journal of the Irish Society for Archives, vol. XV, 2008 pages 30-35, Held at the Family History Library, SLC Ref. 941.5 B2ia

  • General Register Office, Oxford House, 49/55 Chichester St., Belfast BT1 4HL Internet: http://www.groni.gov.uk E-mail: gro.nisra@dfpni.gov.uk
  • Register of births and deaths in Northern Ireland since 1864. Marriage records from 1922 onwards.

Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information

Church Records

Symthe-Wood, Patrick. A Record of Presbyterians in Co. Antrim. This article contains a description of the book Millrow Congregation, Antrim, names of seatholders and families, extracted from records of the Parish and other documents. covers 1801 -1839. Genealogy of William Wallace who married Ellen Nicholson 1801 included. Article in The Irish Ancestor Vol. 1. no. 2, 1969 pages 95-96 Family History Library 941.5 B2i Also available at worldcat.org

Maps

1885 County Map: Courtesy of London Ancestor

Occupations

De Breffny, Brian.  Businessmen Who Issued Tokens in Ireland 1653-1679.  Due to an acute shortage of small change after the death of Charles 1, tradesmen, innkeepers and some local authorities began minting their own substitutes in the form of private tokens.  This list of 800 names, gives occupation and place.  Article in the Irish Ancestor, vol.X. no.1. 1978, pages 51-60. Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol.10-11


contributed by Ffolliott, Rosemary. Some Lists of Mid-18th Century Linen Drapers in Sout-East Ulster.  Lists of Linen Drapers from the Belfast Newsletter covering years 1750-1764. Article in The Irish Ancestor, vol.XI. no.1.1979, pages 9-14, Family History Library Ref. 941.5 B2i vol10-11.

Societies

Family history societies often publish helpful journals, transcripts, compiled genealogies and host helpful websites. They may have ongoing projects to transcribe records and create indexes. Most societies publish queries in their journals and maintain lists of members’ research interests that may be helpful to you. You may want to join one of these societies, reap the benefits of their expertise and resources or support its efforts.

Web Sites

To view a list of Antrim web sites, visit

Links to articles, subcategories and images under the Category County Antrim Genealogy

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