Most siblings have a different mix of ethnicities due to the random nature of genetic inheritance but how different could we really be?
He saw the bright side of every situation. As I got older and learned the story of his childhood and the adversities he'd faced, I was more impressed by his positive attitude.
AncestryDNA’s simple saliva test can trace your ethnicity back multiple generations and provide insight into your ancestry.
The Irish-American experience is one of forgetting so let us remember the history of the links between Ireland and Connecticut.
How related are Americans? A surprising Ancestry DNA study shows interesting results.
The heir to the British throne is descended from one of Ireland’s greatest heroes.
Apparently, very few people are 100% Irish, but I was still shocked at what I discovered about my ancestry.
A common Irish names may be the earliest recorded surname recorded in all of Europe! We've quite a history.
Ancestry documented the former vice president and proud Irish American’s emotional visit to his ancestral home.
With billions of Irish records on Ancestry you can delve into genealogical, photo and history resources in minutes.
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.
In advance of his 2016 trip to Ireland the Vice President shared his pride of visiting his ancestral home with his family.
From Murphy to Fitzgerald the Irish have certainly made their mark, according to the US Census.
Always thought you had Irish heritage but weren’t 100% certain? Here are the best ways to find out for sure.
There are several towns in the US named after Ireland’s capital, but which is the most Irish?
A native Irish tree planted on conserved Irish land - the perfect way to celebrate St Patrick’s Day or Easter.
In 1901, my great-aunt Cissie ran away from home in Ballacolla, Co. Laois. She was 21-years old.
The Patriots legend’s great-great grandfather John Brady left Ireland in the mid-19th century and found work as a laborer in Boston.
Surprising facts about the history of Irish family names from when they first appeared to ways in which they changed over the centuries.
Imagine spending your entire life as an only child, then one day, 85 years later, finding out you had a brother.
The preliminary results of our reader survey show a massive four out five Irish Americans surveyed think very favorably about taking a vacation in Ireland.
Lent, which begins today with Ash Wednesday, has been of national significance in Ireland for hundreds of years.
While the likes of Al Capone made a fortune bootlegging, ordinary folks, including one Irish nun in South Dakota, also turned their hands to it.
New research shows that Irish Travellers could be as genetically far removed from settled Irish as the Spanish.
The scar under her arm or her infectious loving laugh. What I’ve learned about my ancestors from family tales.
Cheapest Irish pub in Ireland sells for $50,000
Killer chocolate baked Guinness donuts with Irish cream glaze recipe
Matthew McConaughey hopes to send his kids to the Gaeltacht
Can you guess the world’s sexiest male name? It’s Irish...
Irish blackberry jam and custard donuts recipe
This Kerry town has been named Ireland’s best kept small town
Here’s what Abraham Lincoln would have to say about Donald Trump
Does Ireland set too much stock on its dead heroes?
This charity has been building peace in Northern Ireland for nearly 40 years