Irish Family History Society

Irish Family History Society

Connecting People With Their Irish Roots


The Irish Family History Society, established in 1984, is based in Ireland and has a worldwide membership. The Society is for those who are looking to trace their Irish roots.

The IFHS is a voluntary, non profit making organisation. One of our objectives is to help members to do their own research through information and advice.

The IFHS is a constituent member of the Federation of Local History Societies and an associate member of the Federation of Family History Societies

The Society has also joined the Eneclann affiliate scheme. Visit the Eneclann shop via this link so IFHS can benefit at no cost to you. 
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IFHS November Talks

Join us on Saturday 21 November for a full day of talks at Dublin City Library & Archive.

See IFHS Meetings page


8 July 2015

National Library of Ireland launches Catholic Parish Registers website.


See News Page


Irish Family History Society adds online access to our historic journals for members.

See Members's Area and News Page


Postal Address

We are phasing out our P.O. Box. From now on all correspondence should be posted to 13 St Assam's Drive, Raheny, Dublin 5, Ireland.




Contact the Irish Family History Society
Post: 13 St Assam's Drive, Raheny, Dublin 5, Ireland.