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Hannity says he only got where he is today because of the driving ambition of his Irish immigrant family, who hail from Co. Down and Co. Cork. He plans to apply for Irish citizenship to honor his roots.
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.
Over the past number of years, IrishCentral has witnessed history in the field of Irish genealogy.
On the anniversary of the closure of Ellis Island we revisit the tale of when Annie Moore’s family who remained in Ireland met with their US relatives.
Patrick and Roxanne Farrington, grew up together in Billings, Montana, but always knew they were adopted. They traveled to Ireland to learn more about their family histories.
Edward ‘Mick’ Mannock and Claude Nunney among the 80,000 Irishmen who found in WWI.
From spellings to origins, some top facts about Irish names.
His music, for 40 years, has pretty much bled red, white and blue rather than green, white and gold. Still, why are some people shocked to learn about Bruce Springsteen’s Irish and Catholic roots?
Journey with Dad’s ashes led to a profound awakening and a new life.
Immigrants who overcome their hurdles and blaze a trail deserve remembrance and celebration.
134 years ago today “The Chief” was born at 51st & Lex, but what’s the truth about his birth certificate?
Ever wondered about the history behind your Irish last name?
Over 2.5 million records from the General Register Office released online for the first time.
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?
Ulster also shows just a 51% average in Irish ethnicity.
Archaeologists and geneticists now say they now know where the modern Irish people originally came from.
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What you should know about the Tara Brooch, one of Ireland’s greatest treasures
Top movies about Northern Ireland's Troubles
Everything you know about the St. Patrick's Day shamrock is a lie
Dublin still bears the scars of the 1916 Easter Rising battle almost 100 years later
The story behind Ireland’s four provinces
Ireland’s forgotten famine of 1925 – Irish government covered up calamity
Chelsea Manning's Welsh-Irish family welcome commutation of her sentence
Irish language rights protest a breaking point for Northern Ireland government
Is the war being won or lost? Crude St. Patrick’s Day t-shirts of 2017
Donald Trump consoled family of hero cop Steven McDonald in their grief
Genetic origins of Irish potato blight traced to South America
World’s most talented Irish dancers vie for chance to be in Ed Sheeran video
Ambassador says President Trump's inauguration will not change US and Ireland's special bond