British & Irish Roots Collection

Explore this unique collection, handpicked by our in-house experts. It brings together 98 million records that identify a British or Irish emigrant. For example, a U.S. military record noted that a soldier was of Welsh origin. In a separate marriage record from Massachusetts, a bride is listed as being born in Athlone, Ireland. Until now, these valuable migration clues could not be searched together in a single place. The collection includes passenger lists, census records, naturalization applications, and draft registrations, as well as birth, marriage, and death records.

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