A Letter from Ireland:

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Have You Heard Your Name in an Irish Accent?

Did you realise the difference a local Irish accent can make to the spelling of your surname? One of the harder parts of tracing the origins of your surname in Ireland are the different regional variations that it may have. In this letter, we will use one surname as an example of the way in […]

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Have Your Heard Your Name in an Irish Accent?

Irish surnames can change surprisingly as you head around the country and hear them pronounced in the local Irish accent. See what you think. Céad Míle Fáilte – and welcome once again to your Letter from Ireland. All is well here in this little corner of County Cork – spring seems to be well on […]

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