This site is designed to help those with elusive Irish Ancestors.
It is simply an index of persons born in Ireland that fall into three categories:
Strays from the 1851 Census (i.e. those born in Ireland who were elsewhere in England, Scotland or Wales for the 1851 Census)
Strays from the 1881 Census
A few records from the surviving fragments of the 1851 County Antrim Census
This site is intended only as a finding aid. You will need to follow the usual procedures to locate the Census Records (County Record Offices, PRO, LDS etc)
I will answer questions about the Index but I will not be able to supply further data. EMail
Strays Index for Last Name beginning with
This site is still under construction. data will be added in the next few days.