Roots detective Megan Smolenyak explores the National Library of Ireland’s online collection of Catholic parish registers, uncovers entries for ancestors of a few well-know Irish Americans, including Bruce Springsteen, and offers a guide to finding yours. ℘℘℘ Ancestors of Irish American Celebrities in New Online Catholic Parish Registers The last few years have been kindRead more..
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Bruce Springsteen’s concert in Dublin’s outdoor RDS arena next May 31 sold out in less than two hours – that’s all 35,000 seats priced at $60 and $75. Rumor has it that Springsteen claims to be Irish on his mother’s side! ♦