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Barry R McCain
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Finding the McCains, a Scots Irish Odyssey On Sale Today
Amazon has my new book on sale for the whackingly good price of $14.75
today. A biography, a mystery story solved via forensic DNA testing, a
travelogue of adventures in Ireland and the UK. Notables in the book
include Phil Robertson, Muhammad Ali, and...
Amazon has my new book on sale for the whackingly good price of $14.75 today. A biography, a mystery story solved via forensic DNA testing, a travelogue of adventures in Ireland and the UK. Notables in the book include Phil R...
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Gaeltacht Week in Ontario 1 August
Summer Gaeltacht Immersion Week   FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT: DEADLINE, SATURDAY 1 AUGUST 2015   GUEST INSTRUCTORS FROM MAYO IRELAND:                                                                  Síona Ní Dhufaigh          Laura Ní Mháille      Deirbhle Ní Dhubh...
Summer Gaeltacht Immersion Week   FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT: DEADLINE, SATURDAY 1 AUGUST 2015   GUEST INSTRUCTORS FROM MAYO IRELAND:                                                                 Síona Ní Dhufaigh          ...
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An Ruaille Buaille
an tábhairne Tagann an pótaire seo isteach sa tábhairne agus labhraíonn sé le fear an tí.  "Gloine uisce beatha go gasta, le do thoil, sula dtosaíonn an ruaille buaille." gloine uisce beatha Déanann fear an tí gáire beag, ach tugann sé an deoch do...  agus ...
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an tábhairne Tagann an pótaire seo isteach sa tábhairne agus labhraíonn sé le fear an tí.  "Gloine uisce beatha go gasta, le do thoil, sula dtosaíonn an ruaille buaille." gloine uisce beatha Déanann fear an tí gáire beag, ...
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The Tomahawk, Scots-Irish Iconic Tool
The humble hand axe, or tomahawk, is an iconic tool of the
Scots-Irish.   It was the multi-tool of
its day, of use around the camp for cutting, splitting wood, to drive stakes,
and also used for personal protection.   It was good in hand to hand close comba...
The humble hand axe, or tomahawk, is an iconic tool of the Scots-Irish.  It was the multi-tool of its day, of use around the camp for cutting, splitting wood, to drive stakes, and also used for personal protection.  It was go...
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Fulbright Irish Language Teaching Program
A Chairde,   Dia Daoibh ó Choimisiún Fulbright na hÉireann!   Lisa Nic an Bhreithimh here, the Awards Manager of the Commission. We hope you are all well. Along with our new Executive Director at the Commission, Dr Dara FitzGerald, I will be working with th...
A Chairde,   Dia Daoibh ó Choimisiún Fulbright na hÉireann!   Lisa Nic an Bhreithimh here, the Awards Manager of the Commission. We hope you are all well. Along with our new Executive Director at the Commission, Dr Dara ...
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Billy the Kid Was a Gaelic Speaker
Yesterday my brother sent me an interesting magazine article on Billy the Kid.  The article was written by Chuck Usmar, a writer, historian, and scholar, on the life of Billy the Kid.  I learned from the article that Billy the Kid was a Gaelic speaker.  Usm...
Yesterday my brother sent me an interesting magazine article on Billy the Kid.  The article was written by Chuck Usmar, a writer, historian, and scholar, on the life of Billy the Kid.  I learned from the article that Billy th...
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SNP Testing, Summer Sale from Family Tree DNA... Only $79
Some good news from Family Tree DNA regarding SNP testing.  They are running a special  summer sale of interest to those in the R1b groups.   It includes 139 downstream SNPs from R-269.  This is an excellent test and will help you fix your kinship group and...
Some good news from Family Tree DNA regarding SNP testing.  They are running a special  summer sale of interest to those in the R1b groups.   It includes 139 downstream SNPs from R-269.  This is an excellent test and will hel...
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Anglicized Surnames; the many forms of John
Knowing the Gaelic form of our surnames is a very helpful in genetic genealogy research.  There are many surnames in Ireland and Scotland that include the name that we say in English as "John." However, that is not entirely true as the etymology of the "Joh...
Knowing the Gaelic form of our surnames is a very helpful in genetic genealogy research.  There are many surnames in Ireland and Scotland that include the name that we say in English as "John." However, that is not entirely t...
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Mo Shinsir Gaeil
an scríobhnoir i nDún na nGall Bhí suim agamsa i mo shinear Gaeil nuair a bhí mé thart ar 12 blain d'aois, nuair a bhí mé ag léamh leabhar faoi stair.  Sa leabhar sin, bhí na Sasanaigh Eilíseach ag cuir cogadh ar na 'Macs agus Os.'  Dúirt liom mé féin, is m...
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an scríobhnoir i nDún na nGall Bhí suim agamsa i mo shinear Gaeil nuair a bhí mé thart ar 12 blain d'aois, nuair a bhí mé ag léamh leabhar faoi stair.  Sa leabhar sin, bhí na Sasanaigh Eilíseach ag cuir cogadh ar na 'Macs ag...
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The Second Sight among the Scots Irish
Sarah Pearl Tweedy circa 1905 The phenomenon of Second sight has fascinated me for many years.  I was exposed to the Second Sight early in my life, before I even knew what it was.  My grandmother had the Second Sight.  She was Sarah Pearl McCain née Tweedy,...
Sarah Pearl Tweedy circa 1905 The phenomenon of Second sight has fascinated me for many years.  I was exposed to the Second Sight early in my life, before I even knew what it was.  My grandmother had the Second Sight.  She w...
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Summer Sale on Finding the McCains, a Scots Irish Odyssey
The good folks at Amazon are doing a Summer Sale on my new book for the stellar price of US $14.96.   Very good time to purchase.   The book is getting excellent peer and reader reviews.  I am please as a book with Irish and Scottish history, that is a biog...
The good folks at Amazon are doing a Summer Sale on my new book for the stellar price of US $14.96.   Very good time to purchase.   The book is getting excellent peer and reader reviews.  I am please as a book with Irish and ...
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Summer Sale on Finding the McCains, a Scots Irish Odyssey
  Loughcrew, County Meath Finding the McCains, a Scots Irish Odyssey , is now in the Ingram wholesale system and for sale through all book stores.  And, with that in mind, Barnes & Noble, is running a summer sale on my new book for the excellent price of US...
  Loughcrew, County Meath Finding the McCains, a Scots Irish Odyssey, is now in the Ingram wholesale system and for sale through all book stores.  And, with that in mind, Barnes & Noble, is running a summer sale on my new bo...
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