Harrowing tale of the wreck of a convict ship and rescue by Aborigines.
Discover whether your family name derives from a location, profession, relationship, or nickname using this newly published dictionary.
Son of an Irish blacksmith is America's chief defender
The Hollywood star picks up his hometown’s highest honor, The Order of Inisfallen, accompanied by his parents.
In 1928, two of my grandmother's brothers left Ireland for America. They never returned.
A 1512 Spanish report provides evidence that Irish people had settled in America before Columbus arrived in 1492.
“At All Hallow’s tide, may God keep you safe, from goblin and pooka and black-hearted stranger.”
Cobh Heritage Centre offers free entry for descendants of emigrants who left from Cobh, along with genealogy talks.
Catherine Deasy was taken and put up for adoption by Irish nuns.
Bridget Deignan was hanged for murder in New Brunswick in 1867. After 149 years, she has finally been declared not guilty.
In just six years, the Irish population in the US has dropped by 5 million; the Scots-Irish by 1 million. What’s going on?
A Kerry historian finds his ancestor's name was changed to “gobbledygook” in the digitized census records.
Do you have information on the 33 young girls who left for Australia on a bridge-ship from this Galway workhouse?
Archaeologists and geneticists now say they now know where the modern Irish people originally came from.
"He was very proud of being Irish...he really felt his Irish roots were at the core of his being."
Our ancient ancestors ate a lot of grains and some dairy and meat.
Research shows surprisingly humble County Kilkenny origins of this Hollywood actor.
Descendants push for memorial at former workhouse in Carrick-on-Shannon.
Obscure names, such as Mason, Logan, and Jayden, have become more popular in the last 10 years.
From the 10th century to present day – where did the O’Clerys, Mac Gabhanns and Murphys all come from.
Top ten Irish movies of all time (VIDEOS)
The top ten most popular Irish surnames
Irish words litter New York City slang
How to make traditional Irish potato cakes or "boxty"
$69 airfares from US to Ireland likely as Norwegian Air wins license
Irish Christmas tunes to get you in the holiday spirit
Where you should celebrate Christmas in Ireland
Calls strengthen for voting rights for Irish in Northern Ireland and living abroad
Brexit black hole awaits Northern Ireland, warns finance minister
The most annoying Christmas songs - Bah humbug!
Despite Trump, Irish win J-1 visa extension for three years
Mysteries of deserted pre-Famine village on Achill Island revealed
How much did Jackie know about John F. Kennedy’s affairs?