News from Ireland

XO Chronicles - Great Hunger Survivors

When: Monday, 31 August, 2020

Rather than be weakened by their experiences, many Irish people lived long and prosperous lives. Our members have been sharing stories of their Irish centenarian ancestors, that were born during or before the famine.

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XO Chronicles - Great Hunger Survivors

Open Day for Lough Graney Nature Sanctury

When: Monday, 31 August, 2020

We are a small non-profit community organisation dedicated to setting up a nature sanctuary in the historic Lough Grainey Valley in County Clare. We would love to introduce you to the valley and its significance to nature and culture in Ireland.

Caher Feakle (Clare)

Chronicles Challenge Emigrants to Canada

When: Monday, 31 August, 2020

We are going to look at Emigrants over the next few weeks. This week, we will focus on those Emigrants who went to Canada. An XOChronicle can be created via an Ancestor profile.

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Website Tour Playback

When: Tuesday, 25 August, 2020

During this virtual tour we will give you practical guidance and show you everything you need to know about using the IrelandXO website, including: how to find and join a County or Civil Parish group

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Website Tour WATCH NOW

Heritage Week Videos 2020

When: Monday, 24 August, 2020

Paul Murphy is filmmaker based in Galway, who has in recent years worked with several state agencies. Paul describes the work as ‘telling stories’ with film/video.

Galway City (Galway)
Heritage Week Videos 2020 Paul Murphy

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