Welcome to Mid-Antrim Museum's family history section.
From here you can explore a number of resources that can help you to discover more about your ancestors.
Headstone Inscription Search
Search the headstone inscription database compiled across 41 historic graveyards in the Borough of Ballymena. Please remember that these records are incomplete as some inscriptions are unreadable, some graves do not have headstones and there may be transcription errors.
Ballymena Churchyard Trails
Step into Ballymena's past with self-guided Churchyard Trails.
The Ballymena area is dotted with a diverse range of churchyards reflecting a long period of settlement in Ballymena with extant gravestones and memorials dating back to at least the eighteenth century.
Explore the Trails
Window to Your Past
Download our guide to exploring the world of your ancestors and genealogy research.
Written in conjunction with the Ulster Historical Foundation, the booklet also contains practical information on how to begin tracing your ancestors.Exploring Your Roots Booklet
Further Genealogical Resources
Ballymena Borough Council holds a number of unique Interment and Plot Owner Records that may be of interest to the family historian. Search the Index
Ballymena Townland Map
Browse through our links to other institutions and bodies who can be of assistance to the genealogical researcher.
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