joins The Genealogy Event at Pier A, Battery Park, New York City on October 13, 2018.   

Whether you are Irish-born living elsewhere or are a few generations removed from living in the Emerald Isle, many of us hope of finding ourselves in an Irish space once more when we pass away.

Especially for grieving family and friends, the strength of Irish roots and Irish heritage continues long after death and that’s why online memorial service understands the importance of researching your Irish ancestry and knowing where you came from.

On Saturday, October 13, will join IrishCentral, Ireland of the Welcomes and Hennessy for The Genealogy Event at Pier A, Battery Park, New York City; an event committed to supporting research into your Irish ancestry.

Find tickets for The Genealogy Event here. 

Including talks from Ellis Island Immigration Museum, the New York Public Library and the Archives at the Archdiocese of New York City, the one-day event will provide an overview on the Irish and American resources and records available for genealogy and DNA research.

One of the highlights will include a special presentation by Hennessy 8th-generation family descendant Maurice Hennessy. is the perfect added factor to this event celebrating Irish heritage and ancestry. 

An ideal project for the digital-savvy younger members of the family, offers an opportunity to create an online memorial for a loved one who has passed away, bringing together the desire to create a memorial to honor a loved one with the uniquely Irish tradition of gathering together in times of trouble.

It’s the perfect place for relatives and friends to share stories and memories, and to offer comfort to each other, both immediately after the loss and for years to come. In fact, creating a memorial on is the perfect gift to mark a key anniversary, proving that memories really do last forever.

Irish people are famously proud of their heritage, and as well as offering families and friends the chance to create a memorial, gives the opportunity to bring a loved one back home to an Irish space once more, an Irish home for all eternity.

Have you or someone you know always dreamed of being buried in Ireland? Eternally Irish has a unique solution.

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“Eternally Irish gives families the opportunity to create a unique memorial for their loved ones, a place that people can gather to share their stories and memories and offer each other comfort in a time of need,” explains Tony Williams, the creator of Eternally Irish and the proprietor of Dignity Funeral Homes in Co. Galway.

“For a proud family with Irish heritage, this is a great opportunity to create a uniquely Irish space for a person who has sadly passed away. As it’s an online service, it’s an ideal project for the younger members of the family to take on, by both honoring the loved one who has sadly passed, and to offer comfort to the bereaved older members of the family.”

Want to know more? Visit and watch our informative video.

Tickets on sale Saturday, September 15 via As tickets are limited those interested in joining this special event are recommended to secure their spot soon.

For more information visit or follow The Genealogy Event on Facebook or Twitter.