Westmeath Genealogy

Are you tracing your Westmeath roots? From-Ireland.net‘s Westmeath Genealogy subsite offers free access to thousands of records compiled by Dr. Jane Lyons.

Quick Link Resources

Poor Law Unions & Civil Registration Districts: Explanation of and the names of Districts for every county, plus link to find townland names in 1851

Gravestone Records

Gravestone Transcriptions

Civil Registration Records

Church/Parish Records

Census Records

Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary Records

Trade Directory Records


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County Westmeath

County Westmeath is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands Region and is also located in the province of Leinster. It is named after the ancient Kingdom of Meath. Westmeath County Council is the local authority for the county. The population of the county is 86,164 according to the 2011 census.