In my monthly genealogy article for The Certificate of Irish Heritage website, I discuss the importance of contacting living relatives. The Irish tradition is an oral one, and Irish genealogy is no exception. Following search engine prompts on online databases does not substitute for gathering information and family stories from relatives. Read the article:
THE YIN AND YANG OF IRISH GENEALOGY
And, don't forget to scroll down this blog for my interview with Peter Clarke and information on his free Irish ebooks site!