Ulster place-names in Pennsylvania

My sole claim to Irish ancestry is my 3X great-grandmother, Elizabeth McKlveen Stahl. Other family historians cite her birth in Ireland circa 1792 to Scottish-born Henry and Isabel McKlveen. As my husband and I prepare for the IGSI tour of Ireland in September and our add-on visit to Scotland, I’m yet again looking over my […]

County Donegal – An Anomaly

I’ve been researching my Scots-Irish ancestry in Ulster, which reminded me about the unusual political and geographic situation in County Donegal.

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Return to the Cradle of Irish Presbyterianism

If your roots are in Ulster, you may want to start thinking about “returning to the cradle of Irish Presbyterianism.” The six-day program (in County Antrim on September 16-21, 2013) includes a mix of talks, research sessions and outings to places of historic interest.

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