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Welcome to our new, user friendly website! We invite you to scroll down the sidebar and for a tour of the site.
IGSI Event at Kip’s Pub in St. Louis Park on Saturday, December 8. Noon - 4:00 pm.
Kip’s Pub is located in the Marriott Hotel at 9970 Wayzata Blvd. in St. Louis Park, MN 55426. Near intersection of I-394 and Highway 169.  Phone number: 952-367-5070.
Join fellow IGSI members for lunch and then a drawing for the quilt that we’ve been selling raffle tickets for since this spring.  You may buy raffle tickets at this event.
The quilt is queen-sized and has beautiful Irish symbols sewn throughout the quilt.  It was designed and sewn by Judy Rice, wife of IGSI board member Tom Rice.
Please RSVP by November 29 to Kay Swanson at: or 651-426-3103
Take classes about Irish family history research at the MGS Library in Mendota Heights or Celtic Junction Arts Center in St. Paul. Class fee is $15 for IGSI members or $20 for non-members. Members must log-in (see Members Login at left) for the $15 member class rate.
Members can access all past issues of The Septs to read online or download, you must log-in for access.
Click Research for Services, Guidelines, and Resources providing information on Irish Counties, maps, links to other websites, and our searchable data collection.
Click Surname Interests to enter your ancestral family surnames and connect with others who are researching the same surnames.
This is a wee bit of resources on our website, see for yourself what we have to help your genealogy research.
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Members: New Login Information

Reminder: When we moved to our new website members received a new user name & password in early April. 
(See Members link at left to log in)
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All Issues of Ginealas Now Available

Members can now access all past issues of Ginealas by clicking this link.   

October 20
Griffith's Valuation
With many of the census records lost or destroyed, the Griffiths Valuation is the best source when looking for ancestors.  Learn how to access the ...
October 27
IGSI at the Minneapolis Library Family History Fair
Visit the IGSI table! Minneapolis Central Library 300 Nicollet Mall
November 10
Estate Records
For much of the 19th Century most Irish lived on land that was part of an estate. The records of these estates may list ...
December 8
Lunch at Kip's - and Quilt Raffle Drawing
PLACE:  Kip’s Pub is located in the Marriott Hotel in St. Louis Park, 9970 Wayzata Blvd., Minneapolis, MN 55426.  It’s near the intersection of I-394 ...
December 31
Name tag badges
Name tag badge event here for use in Store.