The Clare Roots Society was founded with the following objectives:

  • To provide a forum for family history and genealogical research with emphasis on County Clare.

  • To encourage, foster and promote greater public knowledge of and access to records relevant to genealogists, whether held by Civil, Ecclesiastical, or private bodies.

  • To encourage the publication of research into the history of the people and places of County Clare.
  • To formulate, influence and co-ordinate policy on all issues of concern to members of the Clare Roots Society

  • To encourage membership of Clare Roots Society both in Clare and overseas.