Looking for your Irish ancestors in New York City? This presentation will review specific records in the city’s five boroughs that can move your research forward, including passenger manifests, censuses, city directories, newspapers, and some lesser-known resources. Professional genealogist Kerri Tannenbaum will provide tips, tools, and strategies to find the often-elusive Irish.
Kerri Tannenbaum is a professional genealogist and researcher who works with people looking to learn more about their family history. Kerri specializes in New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Irish research. She is a graduate of Boston University’s Certificate Program in Genealogical Research and the ProGen Peer Study Groups. Kerri serves as contributing editor of the Irish Family History Forum newsletter, an award-winning newsletter honored by the National Genealogical Society. She also serves as a guest lecturer and research consultant for several genealogy societies. Kerri founded her company Family Dot Connector LLC in 2018.