Thank you for visiting Ottawa Valley Irish: A Family History Blog and Genealogy Database.

Ottawa Valley Irish pursues the family histories of a number of Irish and French Canadian families in the Ottawa Valley area, including:

Thomas Edwin Moran and Bridget Mary McDermott, 1896

Ottawa Valley Irish also offers tips and tricks for the pursuit of Irish and Canadian genealogy: how to trace your Irish ancestry through Canadian sources; how to search the census records and census substitutes; how to locate, decipher, translate, and interpret the Catholic parish records.

For names, dates, places, and sources, please visit the related Genealogy Database.

All information at this site is supplied to the best of my current knowledge, but is subject to ongoing revision. If you’d like to suggest an addition, a revision, or a correction, please email me at mcmoran at gmail dot com; or fill out the contact form below.

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