Love-hate relationship with immigrants

“No Irish need apply,” was the message facing our immigrant ancestors when they looked for work in the U.S.

Immigration Name Changes

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) hosts a website with a “History and Genealogy” section.


IGSI Class on Irish Immigration

For those who want to find more about your ancestor’s immigration, this is the class for you. You will hear about how to search for those immigration papers, where to look, when to search Ellis Island records and what you might find on ship’s papers.

“Irish Saturday,” September 8, 2012

10:30 AM-12:00 Noon

Linda […]