Here you will find a collection of Irish genealogy resources that will help you trace your Irish ancestry and family history.
Paul McCartney, the Beatles star who went on to write "Give Ireland Back to the Irish," has strong Irish roots.
A genealogist explores how Ché Guevara, a major figure of the Cuban Revolution, held Irish roots in County Galway.
Going on a genealogical quest in County Meath, from the Great Hunger to Maureen O'Hara, "The Big House" and scandals.
"When we toured Ireland, we played in Cork and the entire day I walked around in a daze. I'd never felt more spiritual in my life".
If you have a common last name finding what county your ancestors are from is crucial.
So many famous faces have Irish heritage and here are some that may surprise you.
Have popular Irish baby names changed over the years?
John F. Kennedy has roots from all over Ireland, not just Wexford, as was thought back in the '60s.
So, you’re sure your ancestors came from the Emerald Isle?
A Custom Heritage Travel Plan with locations of your ancestors’ homes, churches, and other life events, will help create an incredible and unique journey back to Ireland.
"He was very proud of being Irish...he really felt his Irish roots were at the core of his being."
Marilyn Monroe's ancestral Clan Munro has been found to have a direct link to Ireland.
Research published in 2015 delivered proof of Irish people's ancient connections to the Middle East and Russia.
Kate and Mike Lancor of Old Friends Genealogy, based in New Hampshire, share some tips for researching your Irish ancestors.
Always thought you had Irish heritage but weren’t 100% certain? Here are some of the best ways to begin your Irish family research.
From spellings to origins, some top facts about Irish names.
Fulmoth Kearney, Barack Obama’s Irish ancestor from Moneygall, Co Offaly, was identified and memorialized more than 130 years after his death.
The two-time world heavyweight champion, the self-proclaimed "Gypsy King", has close ties with Galway.
Princeton Professor unearths the sad “half-life” her family was condemned to due to the “wicked ideals of morality, propriety, and respectability.”
Ancient Irish spells, charms, potions for love, wealth, and prosperity!
Maine man Kevin Battle traced his mother using a DNA test but was lied to by Irish Catholic Nuns about his past.
Milesians not Irish founder - We have been taught for a few generations that the Irish descend from the Celts.
Smith, Johnson, and Anderson are among the top surnames in almost every US state.
A DNA test revealed to Chicago woman Cindy O’Gara, that her biological father was the great-grandson of Catherine O’Leary’s eldest child, Mary O’Leary Scully.
Ancestor Network's new edition of "Sources for Irish Family History" is now available as an e-book, making it even easier to access the genealogy guide.
8 reasons to press the Green Button and get back to Ireland
COVID live updates: Only 11 ICU beds available in Ireland as hospitalizations rise
The infamous murder of an Irish beauty, Colleen Bawn
3,000-year-old baby skeleton discovered at the Irish birthplace of Halloween
Paul McCartney's Irish roots
How to have the best, spookiest Halloween of your life in Ireland
Saoirse Ronan’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth” a smash hit in London
Sally Rooney is no Maeve Binchy
Yikes! These early 20th century Halloween costumes are horrifying
Tentative or total returns to Irish theatre in New York coming
Late-night revelers rejoice as Irish nightclubs return