The River at Carrick-on-Shannon


Your Leitrim Ancestors

Welcome to Your Leitrim Ancestors, dedicated to helping you find your County Leitrim Roots. If your ancestors come from the county this site could help you find them.

Lough Boderg near Dromod

If you need ideas of how and where to search for them, then

Tracing Your Leitrim Ancestors

by Tom Coughlan is a book specifically written for anyone researching Leitrim roots, with explanations of what data can be found and where to find it.

If your ancestors came from the southern part of the county, then there is a good chance they are or will be mentioned somewhere on this website. To learn more, try any of the following:

For more general background information on how and why this website came about see Background.


For more about Tom Coughlan and for contact details see About and Contact.


For information on my general research service see