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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.
How did Willie Pearse die? Where is Willie Pearse buried? Find all you need to know on the famous Pearse brother and his family tree here.
British Pathé video shows locals enjoying traditional Irish dancing at the crossroads in Drumshanbo.
A ship was named after the five heroic Sullivan brothers, who died together aboard the USS Juneau on November 13, 1942.
From world class writers, to peace keepers and pioneers of science the Irish who have been internationally praised.
Just two months before his own tragic death, John F Kennedy Jr laid bare. A lost leader? Judge for yourself.
“Lest we forget” is the inscription on the new, controversial poppy pin being sold by the Limerick branch of the Royal British Legion, but for most of the past century the motto in Ireland has been “Lest we remember.”
Lance Corporal Hackney illegally documented life in the trenches; photos have been published for the first time.
Remembering the life of infamous outlaw, gang leader, and Irish convict Ned Kelly on the anniversary of his death in Australia.
Stories from an unconventional lucky life, from an orphanage to fighting and surviving World War II.
The first Veterans Day, usually called Armistice or Remembrance Day in Ireland, was marked in 1919 a year to the day after the guns fell silent across the Western Front.
The "Book of Common Prayer" was discovered in a Church of Ireland rectory in Monkstown after being stolen from Marsh's Library in 1840.
The grief and joy of being reunited one day – a cousin’s tragic death in the Vietnam War.
No Irish Need Apply? Not anymore
Celebrating the Choctaw Nation this National Native American Heritage Month
Ancestry records reunite long-lost brothers after 85 years
9 Irish American surnames explained by the experts
Galway city buskers enraged as they may be driven off the streets by new restrictions
Would you be able to handle the largest Irish breakfast in Ireland?
Kieran Creaven, RTE Producer: What You Need to Know
Irish teenage boxing sensation to make debut at Madison Square Garden
Gerry Adams to step down - made a united Ireland a major issue again
Suddenly, Europe is so great to the Trump Nation?
Put upon Bono and U2 play free MTV concert for 7k in London