Would you like to take a trip with us from Queenstown to Ellis Island? Join us on a journey as we first travel to Queenstown (Cobh) in County Cork before touring around Ellis Island in the USA – meeting some very interesting people along the way!
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Welcome to Season 4, Episode 7 of the Letter from Ireland Show.
In this episode of the Letter from Ireland Show we travel from Queenstown (Cobh) in County Cork to the “other side of the pond” – Ellis Island in the US. Both of these places were the points of emigration and immigration for so many of our Irish ancestors. Join us as we meet some very interesting people along the way – and ask them to tell us the stories of their Irish ancestors who travelled this same route.
The Letter from Ireland Show is a weekly podcast that goes out each Thursday from our cottage in County Cork. Tune in to this episode – and dive straight in to a bit of Irish caint, ceóil agus craic (conversation, music and craic!).
The Green Room! The Green Room is run by Irish people, out of Ireland – and focused on people of Irish ancestry all over the world. We know Irish culture, history, the language – and many of the issues people have with understanding complex Irish Heritage and Ancestry. While genealogy record sites bring you part of the way – we’ll bring you all the way home! So, break down those Irish Ancestry Brick Walls when you join today – see all about the Green Room here.
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Slán for now, Mike and Carina.
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