Galway Poor Law Union Records

Explore 72 year of Irish history and unlock the secrets to your family tree. The Galway poor law union records are a collection of the board of guardian minute books, indoor relief registers, medical registers and poor rate collection lists. The board of guardians were responsible for the welfare of the poor and the maintenance of workhouses. The records span the years 1849 to 1921 and include 7 of Galway’s 10 poor law unions.


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