Irish Fest

38th Milwaukee Irish Fest is August 16-19, 2018

Look for us in the genealogy tent.

Countdown to Irish Fest...



June Library Hours

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

ICHC



July Library Hours

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

ICHC



Next Program

July 9, 2018
O’Donoghue’s Irish Pub 13225 Watertown Plank Rd
Elm Grove, WI
7:00 p.m.

Genealogy 101



IGSW Programs

All IGSW Programs are free

and open to the public.





OUR SOCIETY

Founded in 1992, the Irish Genealogical Society of Wisconsin (I.G.S.W.) is a non-profit educational organization committed to promoting an understanding of Irish family research, Irish-American history, Irish history and Irish culture.

Our objectives are:

  1. to stimulate genealogical communication, education, interest and exchange of information, especially as it relates to Irish genealogy, to/with individuals, libraries and organization.
  2. to provide instruction and/or assistance through publications, educational programs, workshops, seminars, and/or trips for genealogical research for members and the general public.
  3. to foster careful documentation and promote scholarly genealogical research, writing, and publication.
  4. to foster and encourage interest and research in Irish heritage and culture.
  5. to encourage the collection, preservation and maintenance of genealogical and historical materials.
  6. to champion ethical standards and practices in the field of genealogy.