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Clare Heritage & Genealogy Centre

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Wonderful people, excellent service, unbelievable reunion

I first visited last year with my sister while on a trip trying to learn more about our grandmother... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Berkeley, California
Exceptional Historical Research Centre

We rang the Centre to organise a time to discuss our family history. On arrival we were greeted by... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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R476, Corofin, Ireland
+353 65 683 7955
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first visited last year with my sister while on a trip trying to learn more about our grandmother who had emigrated to America in 1928. Neither of us had gotten a chance to know her in life and our father passed away without leaving...More

Thank elthurston
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Poor service. Myself and my mother went their last June to discover more about her family. We were told that it would take 3 weeks for the book to be done but we were also told that there was a back log that could take...More

1  Thank cathal g
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We rang the Centre to organise a time to discuss our family history. On arrival we were greeted by Antoinette who was very busy at the time. Antoinette and her staff were very accommodating. We had details of my great-grandfather's dob and his parents names....More

2  Thank verg113
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Took my Dad to the Centre to do some family background research and ended up spending the 195 euro for a detailed family history report which was supposed to take 3 months. Didn't hear anything after 3 months, emailed Antoinette, no reply. Emailed again and...More

1  Thank ChiIrish
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Had set a goal of tracing my wife`s extensive Co Clare roots and initially used valuable research prepared by her late Uncle Tom. I needed some help,so sought the support of the Centre in Corofin on compiling a more comprehensive analysis. Be patient while waiting...More

Thank mactheknife942
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I have spent five years researching my Irish family of O’Halloran from Co Clare and have contacted cousins in Australia and the USA. However whilst this has enabled me to build a fairly comprehensive Family Tree from all kinds of sources there was nowhere that...More

Thank petere150605
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Visited this genealogy centre hoping to explore family genealogy and was extremely disappointed. The staff member we met was very unwelcoming, very abrupt and downright rude. We left feeling embarrassed, humiliated and I was so ashamed to have brought my overseas visitor there.

1  Thank Nora H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I have been conducting my family research for close to 30 years regarding my Irish roots. I have done the vast majority of this work from the USA using resources available here in microfilm and online. I was stalled as I thought I had explored...More

Thank adventuretraveller74
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The researchers at the Clare Heritage Center were very warm and interested in my family history and researched it as if it were their own. Even after I received my report they followed up with further information that they had found. The wait for results...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I organised my research request well before my visit to Ireland hoping to make sure we could spend our time out and about. The Centre is extremely busy and it was difficult to get time with the genealogist both before and during our trip, so...More

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23 January 2015|
Response from jim0meara | Reviewed this property |
Go to Clare Heritage website for contact. This will get you in contact with Antoinette O'Brien. Definitely book an appointment to see Antoinette. You will be well looked after but at an Irish pace. I sent as much as I knew... More