Genealogist John Grenham Comments on Ancestry.com’s Posting of Irish Data

The following teaser is from an article published in the March 24, 2014 edition of IrishCentral.com:

The world’s leading genealogy website is threatening to dominate the Irish heritage industry, according to new claims.

The Irish Times consultant genealogist John Grenham writes that Ancestry.com has changed the face of Irish heritage forever.

The website has added 750,000 transcripts from 71 Irish parishes in a move that has taken experts by surprise.

Read the full article.

Author: Leland Meitzler

Leland K. Meitzler founded Heritage Quest in 1985, and has worked as Managing Editor of both Heritage Quest Magazine and The Genealogical Helper. He currently operates Family Roots Publishing Company (www.FamilyRootsPublishing.com), writes daily at GenealogyBlog.com, writes the weekly Genealogy Newsline, conducts the annual Salt Lake Christmas Tour to the Family History Library, and speaks nationally, having given over 2000 lectures since 1983.

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