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Leitrim County Library

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL:
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): LET

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Leitrim Genealogy Centre
County Library
Co. Leitrim
Tel: 078 44012
Fax: 078 44425

Opening hours:

Monday: 1000-1300, 1400-1700
Tuesday: 1000-1300, 1400-1700
Wednesday: 1000-1300, 1400-1700
Thursday: 1000-1300, 1400-1700
Friday: 1000-1300, 1400-1700
Saturday: Closed

Other Libraries:


3. Research Service

Service available? Yes

Fee-based? Yes

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. Full time genealogy service provided
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations ~see attached$

5. Census returns


6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories


6(b) City and Town Directories


6(c) Telephone Directories


7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers


7(b) Poll Books


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)


9. Unpublished Indexes

All births, marriages, deaths, baptisms, land records, census, etc. computerised

10. Parish Registers

All parish registers up to 1900 computerised

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Newspapers index 1850-1900

12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material


13. Other material


14. Guides to Collections


15. Local Record Offices


Other information

Development of a genealogy service has been a major project here since early 1980s. There has been major development through Ireland through Irish Family History Foundation, although not every County is linked to Library service