Click here for the 2020 I-SIG meeting flyer.

The Irish Special Interest Group (I-SIG) meets four times a year in the Auditorium at St. Louis County Library Headquarters located at 1640 South Lindbergh.

Click here for more information on Irish in St. Louis.

The city of St. Louis also provides some interesting information about Irish immigration to St. Louis. Click here to link to that page.

For details or questions about StLGS Irish-SIG, contact Kay Weber, I-SIG Leader at

Meetings for the StLGS Irish-SIG in 2020

Meetings, sponsored by the St. Louis Genealogical Society and co-sponsored by the St. Louis County Library, are held at the St. Louis County Library Headquarters. Meetings are held from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the auditorium on the main floor.

Tuesday, 21 January 2020Tips for Success in Irish Research
Have you found the county, parish, and townland in Ireland? You know you need that information to tap into the records our ancestors left. Join us to learn and to share what others have found helpful.

Led by: The Irish SIG Team

Tuesday, 21 April 2020Irish Heritage in St. Louis
The Irish have been immigrating to the U.S. for hundreds of years and almost every major city in the country has been influenced by their unique culture and traditions. Learn more about the enduring legacy of the Irish in St. Louis

Featured Speaker: Gabrielle Woeltje

Tuesday, 21 July 2020The Records are Lost—What Now?
Seven centuries of Ireland’s historical and genealogical records went up in flames in the 1922 Four Courts explosions. Those records are lost, but other sources can help you to piece together the events and stories of your Irish ancestors.

Led by: The Irish SIG Team

Tuesday, 27 October 2020Exploring Ireland’s History Through Maps
Maps can be an excellent way to convey information, and the History and Genealogy Department has recently added a series of historic Irish town maps to their collection. Join us as we discuss the value of this collection in helping you learn more about these towns and the history of Ireland as a whole.

Featured Speaker: Mike Bridwell

 

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