An Irish American Story – From County Kerry to Illinois (#306)
In this episode of the Letter from Ireland Show we follow the trail of one Irish Emigrant family all the way from County Kerry to Chicago and Illinois in the USA. Join us as we start in the family homestead just outside Listowel in County Kerry.
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Welcome to Season 3, Episode 6 of the Letter from Ireland Show. In this episode of the Letter from Ireland Show Carina follows along the Irish ancestry trail of one particular Irish family – but we feel it’s a story that most of our listeners will recognise! We start in the town of Listowel in north County Kerry – and end up on a lovely farm in northern Illinois – both home to the immigrant Irish ancestor of this family. Do join us on the trip – we think you’ll really enjoy it!
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Slán for now, Mike and Carina.