The Genealogy of
County Offaly Ireland

Affiliated with  IGP

Welcome to County Offaly's (King's)Genealogy Page (IGP)

            General Background

  • County Offaly was known as King's County up to 1922
  • The main county town is Tullamore
  • County Offaly has three major claims to fame
    • It is home to the breathtaking Clonmacnoise, a 6th Century Monastic site,one of Ireland's most visited tourist attractions.
    • It is home toTullamore Distillery that has been producing world famous Irish whiskey since 1829
    • It is the birthplace of Irish ancestors of Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
Also See: Offaly IGP Archives

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