County Antrim, Ireland Genealogy

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


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

General Register Office
Oxford House
49/55 Chichester St
Belfast BT1 4HL
E-mail Proni
Register of births and deaths in Northern Ireland since 1864. Marriage records from 1922 onward.

Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland
Colby House
Stranmillis Court
Lower Belfast, BT9 5BJ

Civil Jurisdictions and Parish Research Information

Church Records

Presbyterian Historical Society Church House
Fisherwick Place
Belfast BT1 6DW

Moravian Church
25 Church Road
Gracehill Ballymena
County Antrim

Religious Society of Friends
4 Magheralave Road
Lisburn BT28 3BD
County Antrim

Civil Registration

Land and Property


1885 County Map: Courtesy of London Ancestor


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