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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.
Vice President visit to Ireland remembered in video narrated by Biden himself who has Mayo and Louth roots.
From princesses to presidents, these ten personalities each have one thing in common: an Irish grandfather.
Cornish people won recognition as an ethnic minority in 2014, Ireland’s battle for self-rule reignited ethnic pride.
When you think of Irish America it’s hard not to also think of New York.
Football, family and fun - What the Vice President got up to throughout the first half of his Ireland visit.
The feeling that something’s missing and learning to embrace your ancestry, culture and history.
Milesians not Irish founder - We have been taught for a few generations that the Irish descend from the Celts.
The Vice President speaks about how his Irish heritage “shaped my soul.” His Irish visit begins today.
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