This is such a fun site! Type in a name to learn about its meaning and history. A fun way for your students to learn!

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Enter an Irish surname for info re your Irish ancestry. Irish ancestry search: research family history at The Irish Times

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Results from your Surname Search - This site has images of the tartans of the ancient Harp (Harpur) clan of Clodagh , Cork and Wexford , Ireland

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Surnames across Europe: Ever wondered what your surname would be if you were French? This infographic delves into the most common English surnames and their equivalents in French, Spanish, German and Italian.

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NOT EVERY SCOTTISH ANCESTOR WAS A "HIGHLAND SCOT" - some of them lived a wild and rough life on horseback in the Borders Region as Border Reivers. Check to see if your family name is here. They were a very interesting people and their story should be known and remembered. (Border Reiver surname map showing Border Reiver family names from both sides - Scotland & England.)

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A growing collection of more than 42,000 old maps at your fingertips. You can add markers and annotate maps to save to your personal map collection.

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