Isn’t Ireland a wonderful country? With its rolling green hills colorful history, it is just a marvelous place. They’re also one of the original drinkers, having some of the most pubs of any country. They also love to tell stories. They have colorful stories of fairies, knights, kings, leprechauns, and all the like. They have wonderful music and dancing too. Started in about 8000 B.C., Ireland began to thrive under basic hunter-gatherer societies while following a Celtic religion. Eventually Saint Patrick and other missionaries came quenching the Celtic religion by about 600 A.D.

200 years after Catholicism took root in Ireland the Vikings began to call Ireland their home with a great ...

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King Henry VIII denied papal authority. King Henry created the Church of England but that did not suffice in Ireland, and never got a foothold there.

In 1613 the overthrow of Catholic in the Parliament of Ireland was noticed when a series of boroughs were overtaken by new settlers. However, the Catholics held fast for a long while. About 230 years after the notice that the Catholics were out of Irish Parliament, is when my great, etc. grand father came to America.

Boarded on a ship in the year 1845 a man named Michael A’hearn came to America from Ireland during the Great famine. His brother and he boarded America in Buffalo, NY. While his brother went to Illinois, Michael stayed in NY. He became a farmer like most men of that age, and was rather successful at the business too. He had many an acre on his farm all filled to the brim with the richest crops in town.

Eventually he married a drifter in 1852, which bore the name of Nora Kane. Nora was also from Ireland, had ...

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