President Barack Obama’s great-great-great-grandfather, Falmouth Kearney, left Ireland in 1850. He was following in the footsteps of family members who had departed for the United States as far back as the late 1700s and who, as described by Steve MacDonogh … Continue reading
What a journey! And sure there’s a warm welcome waiting (and a pint on the bar) in County Offaly for you sir. Slainte and a happy St Patrick’s day.