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.

If your ancestors came from any part of county Leitrim, and you're looking for ideas of how and where to search for information on their origins, 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.

How to use the website

Learn about the data on this site and how it has been gathered 

See the  Parts of County Leitrim covered in the database.

To start browsing or searching the site, click one of the Index links or the Search option on the menu above.

For more information on Tom Coughlan, creator of this site and author of Tracing Your Leitrim Ancestors  see About and Contact. For Tom Coughlan's professional research service see