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On this dark day, November 22, 1963: Irish American President John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas.
Discovering US relatives I never knew I had by using the Ancestry.com DNA kit.
The facts of the first Thanksgiving meal may never be known but some believe it to have been in celebration of a shipment of Irish food.
With a vial of saliva and a little cutting-edge science you could find out if you’ve got any Irish heritage in your genes.
Thanksgiving food, Thanksgiving pies, and Thanksgiving turkey are the only reasons you need to prove that Ireland should fully embrace the Thanksgiving holiday.
Although he has been studied widely, here are a couple lesser known and odd facts about this famous president.
JFK's assassination – in Dallas on November 22, 1963 – shook the world . We hear from JFK's daughter and grandchildren on the outstanding legacy he left behind.
Declassified 2013 report acknowledges McCone was “complicit” in keeping information from the Warren Commission.
Mayoman didn’t think much of the incident until the following year when he switched on the TV.
Michael Collins’ Extraordinary Intelligence Office, on Crow Street, was the deadliest address in Dublin - Frank Thornton’s witness statement says it all.
Though obviously not the most celebrated Irish people, their grisly legacy still casts an eerie shadow.
Three IrishCentral staff members reveal the results of their Ancestry DNA tests! Who's the most Irish? Where else in the world did our ancestors come from?
Imagine spending your entire life as an only child, then one day, 85 years later, finding out you had a brother.
From Murphy to O'Connor - the popular Irish family names now big names in the United States.
Living in Ireland over the Thanksgiving holidays makes you take account of what you are doing with your life.
A letter that John F. Kennedy allegedly wrote to a woman believed to be his lover went up for auction, in June 2016.
During the Great Hunger this Native American tribe sent a massive amount of money to the Irish, the sculpture "Kindred Spirits" in Cork, is a symbol of Ireland's gratitude.
Found in a flea market in NC six years ago, the tintype group photos of these bad hombres could be worth $5 million.
"My mother’s maiden name is Esther Maguire...Yes I have Irish ancestry."
From now through Thanksgiving, Ancestry is offering DNA kit tests for $79.00 and 20% off gift memberships for the holidays.
Wonder what’s involved in taking an AncestryDNA test? IrishCentral was live in Dublin talking through the process with an expert.
AncestryDNA’s simple saliva test can trace your ethnicity back multiple generations and provide insight into your ancestry.
An excerpt from Mark Bulik’s The Sons of Molly Maguire – Chapter 1: “A Slumbering Volcano”
Infamous Lt Colonel George Custer loved to sing "Garryowen" when he and the 7th Cavalry massacred native American villages in the all-out campaign in the 1870s.
Augustus Saint-Gaudens, the artist who immortalized Lincoln, and Sherman, dedicated his last great work to Charles Stewart Parnell.
No Irish Need Apply? Not anymore
Remembering JFK – the assassination took place 54 years ago today
Remembering JFK's legacy on the anniversary of his assassination
Irish takeover Saturday Night Live Dec. 2 with Saoirse Ronan and U2
Irish dancing Ravens' NFL player celebrates touchdown with a jig
Unionist in House of Lords suggests County Donegal should rejoin the United Kingdom
Cork politician prepared to go to jail for defacing ‘Famine’ Queen Victoria road signs
Ireland’s favorite turkey pardoned by Dublin's US Embassy for Thanksgiving
Whistleblower scandal may bring down Ireland’s Deputy Leader Frances FitzGerald
Irish influence on an all-American Thanksgiving
Is the expression "Irish Thanksgiving" a racist, stereotypical, slur?