Category Archives: Ireland

I’ve got Irish bragging rights!

Today is the day to brag about your Irish ancestry and I’ve got that covered! 🙂 Teresa’s Irish Immigrant Ancestors: Michael Dougherty, was born at Lifford, Inishowen, County Donegal, Ireland in 1714 and died in Montgomery County, Virginia in 1787. … Continue reading

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Updated “About” Page :)

Updated: 14 Feb 2014 I love history! I am one of those people, you know, the ones who want to pull over at every historical marker while on a road trip. 😉 I had to grin while writing that because of the … Continue reading

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It’s all in a name!

(Hamilton/Pepper and Roork) I have started a new page today! I am creating two lists. One for my paternal surnames and one for my maternal surnames. This way, anyone can see all of the surnames that I have in my ancestry. My … Continue reading

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So Many Ancestors…So Little Time!

I have tweaked the title above of one of my favorite quotes related to reading, which is, “so many books…so little time,” which is SUPER true, too! I have a file cabinet full of genealogical information to get typed in … Continue reading

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Trace Your Irish Ancestors for FREE for Four Days at Ancestry.com

Trace Your Irish Ancestors for FREE for Four Days at Ancestry.com Ancestry is offering FREE searches for Irish immigrant passenger lists, border crossings and passports through March 17th which, of course, is St. Patrick’s Day! So take advantage of these … Continue reading

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