Julian Walton Recipient of Major Genealogical Award


The Council of the Irish Genealogical Research Society have announced that the 2021 recipient of the Wallace Clare Award is Julian C. Walton, MA, FIGRS. "Julian has made a truly remarkable contribution to the study of Irish genealogy over five decades. Through his meticulous research and scholarly articles, his transcription of memorial inscriptions and his engaging communication of genealogical and local history topics, he has contributed greatly to the furtherance of ancestral research in Ireland."

Julian is a long time supporter and current Trustee of Waterford County Museum. On behalf of all in the museum I would like to congratulate him on this well deserved honour.