Illegal adoptions

If you’ve lived in Ireland in the past 25 years, you can hardly be unaware of various historical scandals that rocked the country. These included, but were not limited to, industrial school abuse, Magdalene laundries, Mother and Baby homes and illegal adoptions. A couple of years ago, I helped a man called Denis O Sullivan,…

Birdsite new rules

Today Twitter banned directly linking to other social media (moreorless). It’s absolutely crazy. Here’s my Linktree which connects to everywhere you can find me. There’s a graphic below showing you my main social media. I’m also on LinkedIn and you can find my YouTube channel here.

Essential blogs and sites for Irish Genealogy

A few years ago I gave a talk at the National Library on using social media for genealogy. I covered all the main mediums and particularly focused on message boards. Since then, the area has grown exponentially. Here are my top blogs to keep an eye on for news and updates, apart from my own…