Findmypast Weekly Update: Ireland

Waterford County Burial Records 1850-1950
Records from three burial grounds – St. Carthage’s (Lismore), St. Declan’s (Ardmore), and St. Otteran’s (Waterford) with over 17,000 transcript records have an exclusive index from Findmypast. The information varies between records, but you may be able to discover death date, burial date, age, and more.

Unindexed burial records for these, and for St. Patrick’s (Tramore) and St. Mary’s (Butlerstown) are here where you’ll also find Funeral Books from
Thompson Funeral Directors in Waterford for 1874 to 1918.

The Waterford City and County website also provides various other useful resources such as pdf archives of the Dungarvan Leader, Dungarvan Observer, Waterford Chronicle, Waterford Mail and Waterford News at https://www.waterfordcouncil.ie/departments/library/local-newspapers.htm

Views of Ireland
Find 117 colourized photos and illustrations, from 12 counties in the 19th century in this free-to-view collection.  There is no location information other than the county.

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