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A Remarkable Story at the Back of an Irish Pub.

Céad Míle Fáilte – and welcome to your Letter from Ireland! It’s an August weekend morning here in County Cork – and the middle of a public holiday weekend, so there is a relaxed feeling on the roads and all about. In times gone by, it used to be the start of the “builder’s holiday”. Our […]

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The Top 100 Irish Surnames

Do you know the Top 100 Irish Surnames? How about the Top 10? Where do you go to find out? You could check in the census returns – but what we do here at Your Irish Heritage is a little different. Whenever someone signs up for our newsletter, we ask them to provide us with […]

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The Surnames of County Cork

Our readers surnames from County Cork! Deep breath – there are a lot of them here – is your County Cork surname among them? Like to add your County Cork surname to our list? Just  – and we’ll let you know how to join in the fun.

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The Irish Surname McCarthy/McCarty

The surname McCarthy (also Carthy/McCarty) is one of the most popular among our readers. But what are it’s origins? Where does it comes from?

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