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Partridge Island, Saint John.

Of the many routes of migration the Irish took while immigrating, one of the most popular was to the Atlantic and Maritime Provinces of Canada. The route was harrowing, and the ships were full of fever, but the Irish who survived the voyage thrived as their descendants can attest today. Céad Míle Fáilte – and […]

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Did your Family Live in an Irish Castle?

I often get asked – “did my family own Irish Castles?” It’s the ultimate fairy tale – Kings, Queens, Princes and Princesses all living in beautiful old castles.

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Are you from County Tipperary?

The names of County Tipperary – and seat of the Kings of Munster – Cashel. For all who are Bermingham Buckley Burke Butler Dwyer Egan Fogarty Forrestal Gleeson Hayes Hickey Hogan Kearney Keating Kelly Kennedy Lonergan Maher McCarthy McGrath Montague Mooney Morris Morrisey O’Brien O’Mara Plunkett Purcell Quirke Riordan Ryan Spillane Tierney Walsh Some people […]

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