Prisoners' autograph books from 1916 published online. The collection offers a compelling insight into the minds of the men of 1916.
From Annie Moore to 39.6 million Irish Americans - how the processing center became part of the Irish psyche.
Ever wondered about the history behind your Irish last name?
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.
Top movies about Northern Ireland's Troubles
Everything you know about the St. Patrick's Day shamrock is a lie
The story behind Ireland’s four provinces
Michael Flatley’s “Lord of the Dance” will perform at Trump’s inauguration
What can you learn about your ancestors in Irish Dog Licence Registers
US photographer's magical love affair with Ireland
James Corden says Pierce Brosnan is the rudest celebrity he’s met
Martin McGuinness will not seek re-election in Northern Ireland
Could this Irish Canadian reality TV star be Canada's next Prime Minister?
See how an old cowboy show, Simpsons, other shows all predicted Donald Trump
Irish farmer proposes to girlfriend in the most Irish farmer way possible
Want to cycle to the Game of Thrones locations in Northern Ireland?
Why the Irish are worried about President Donald Trump
Big things happened for Ireland’s Shannon region in 2016