Is Griffith’s jinxed?

We’ve entered the homestretch before the “Celtic Roots across America” conference beginning this Friday, August 5, in St Louis Park, MN.


Book-signing by the authors

Last week in his blog, Dick Eastman posted a review of the book Tracing Your Irish Ancestors, 4th Edition, by John Grenham. Published in 2012, the book isn’t new, but it stands as one of the most useful books in Irish genealogy.


The clock is ticking!

The Celtic Connections Conference ’16, August 5-6 in Minneapolis, is less than three months away, and you have only three weeks (and counting) to get the discounted registration fee of $150 for both conference days. This low rate is available only until May 31, so it’s time to get serious about attending this unique Midwest […]

A reference library for Irish research

We’re on the road headed back to Minnesota so I have limited time for blogging. Nonetheless I wanted to share Donna Moughty’s book recommendations for our home Irish reference libraries.


Another CCC ’16 Headliner

Brian Donovan is the latest internationally-known genealogist to be announced as a presenter at the 2016 Celtic Connections Conference to be held August 5-6, 2016, in Minneapolis, MN.


Four BIG NAMES in Genealogy Confirmed as CCC ’16 speakers

Minneapolis is definitely the “place to be” August 5-6, 2016, based on the first announcement of presenters for the Celtic Connections Conference ’16.


Genealogy Rockstar Gold Medals

The genealogy community has voted, and the medals have been awarded.