From princesses to presidents, these ten personalities each have one thing in common: an Irish grandfather.
The Viking invasions of Ireland have had a lasting impact on the genetic makeup of Irish people.
Genetic research offers an insight into the fate of thousands of ancient Irish women enslaved by the Vikings.
Check out these Irish language resources to help you learn a new language for 2019.
Throughout June, we celebrated the O'Neill family and their success around the world.
O'Sullivans and Sullivans are a global entity and we want to know where they are based.
Explore the history of the O'Neill name, its family crest, coat of arms, and famous clan members.
Jewish births, marriages, burials, school records and census information in Ireland dating back to 1664 released to the public.
The incredibly fertile Irish warlord, Niall of the Nine Hostages, is thought to have 3 million descendants worldwide. Could you be one of them?
Meghan Markle is African American, Dutch, English and Irish, and her Irish roots have a compelling story to go with them.
The crooner famous for the Christmas tune "White Christmas" has strong Irish roots. Today, on his birthday, we examine the amazing Irish ancestry of Bing Crosby
Certain influential Americans are quite snobby when it comes to which ethnic history is or is not chic but what's true is more Irish Americans should explore their family's history
The stories around my father’s childhood were incomplete as if the story behind them was a great secret or a tragedy best left forgotten.
Kilmainham Jail has published prisoners' autograph books from 1916 online. The collection offers a compelling insight into the minds of the men during the Easter Rising.
The Treanor family are looking for IrishCentral's readers to help them spread the word about their first clan gathering in Co Monaghan next month.
Interested in the history behind your Irish family name? Find out more about the Quinn clan.
Check out the story of the name O'Malley, its family crest, coat of arms, and famous members.
Interesting facts about the famous O'Hara family name and its coat of arms.
Find out more about the story of the O'Flaherty family name, its famous clan members, and other interesting facts.
Check out the story of the name McCarthy, its family crest, coat of arms, and famous members.
Interesting facts about the famous Joyce family name and its coat of arms.
Learn the origin of the Hogan family name and other interesting facts.
Learn interesting facts about the Kelly family name, its origin and famous clan members.
Find out more about the story of the Ryan name, its famous clan members, and other interesting facts.
Sham! The facts are that the first four letters of the word shamrock are brutally and cruelly accurate.
Honor your Irish Ancestor and bring their name back home to Ireland
Proof an Irish colony in South Carolina predates Christopher Columbus
Is this Wexford castle Ireland's most haunted house?
The perfect Irish Halloween barmbrack recipe
Spanish Armada treasure discovered off the Sligo coast
Outrage as UK court rules all born in Northern Ireland are British, not Irish
The Cranberries make history as first Irish band to hit 1bn views on YouTube
Competitive Irish dancing is in need of reform, say IC readers
Homeless man beaten to death in Cork was formerly Elton John’s chef
Illinois and Nebraska to open 2021 college football season in Dublin
Taste Wexford celebrate world-class food and drink suppliers