County Derry (Londonderry)
"Londonderry, a county of Ireland, province of Ulster, 40 m. long and 31 broad, bounded W by Donegal, N by the ocean, S and SW by Tyrone, and E by Antrim, containing 511,688 English acres, divided into 31 parishes. It sends 4 members to parliament. 1/4 seems to be bleak mountains and glens, and 1/2 of the remainder is mountainous. Potatoes are the principal crop; and in some parts oats, barley, flax, and rye, and some wheat are cultivated. Chief rivers, the Foyle or Green river, the Bann or White river, the Faughan, and the Roe. The linen manufacture flourishes through every part of the county. Pop. 194,099."
[From The New London Gazetteer (1826)]
- Irish Times - History and Bibliography of Ulster (See Derry)
- Dunboe Parish - 1831 Census Transcription by Dan Wilson.
The transcription for this county from the National Gazetteer (1868), provided by Colin Hinson.
- The Ireland Genealogy Project's County Derry (Londonderry) page, and its listing of the Project's available Derry Records.
- The Irish Ancestors website (subscription) has the following types of records: State Registration of Births, Marriages & Deaths, Census returns, Land records, Church records, Genealogical Office records, Gravestone inscriptions, Directories, Newspapers, Wills, Deeds, and Occupations.
- Irish Ancestors' extensive County Derry (Londonderry) website.
- The LDS FamilySearch Wiki's Ireland Online Genealogy Records for County Derry (Londonderry).
- The Fianna website's pages for County Derry provide important addresses and extensive information about online and other genealogy resources.
- Roots Ireland (subscription) "offers access to a unique database of more than 20 million Irish records". Its Derry/Londonderry coverage includes Baptismal/Birth Records, Marriage Records, Burial/Death Records, Census Records, Gravestone Inscriptions, Griffith's Valuation (Free Access), and Census Substitutes.
- WorldGenWeb's - Londonderry page
- On-line Irish Names Research Directory - surname listing for this county
- County Derry or Londonderry Genealogy Centre
10-16 Pump St
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- NORTHERNIRELANDGENWEB-L[at]rootsweb.ancestry[dot]com is open to anyone with genealogical interest in any county in Northern Ireland, run by Carol Hepburn.
- NIR-DERRY-L[at]rootsweb.ancestry[dot]com is open to anyone with genealogical interest in any county of Londonderry, Northern Ireland, run by Carol Hepburn.
- History of Derry - NI Tourist Board
- Derry Jounal
- Coleraine Chronicle
- Coleraine Constitution
- Londonderry Chronicle
- Londonderry Guardian
- Londonderry Journal (Continued as Derry Journal)
- Londonderry Sentinel
- Londonderry Standard (continued as Derry Standard)
- Derry People and Donegal News - Internet edition
- An Phoblacht/Republican News - Internet edition
- Ardmore Journal (annual),
- Benbradagh (annual),
Mr. Hassan, Dungiven Magazine Committee, Ardnagrann, Dungiven, Co. Derry
- Irish Times Index of Journals
- Derry City - Business and Tourism