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.