Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Thanks to some expert research on the part of my maternal uncle, I now can claim Irish ancestry on both sides. We were never sure about my maternal grandmother’s heritage since she was basically left on a doorstep as a baby. After doing some genealogical digging, my uncle discovered who the father and mother were, and it turns out the dad (although a “scoundrel”, which is another story) was Irish.For the complete article see the 03-17-2017 issue.
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