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Ancestry Civil War Clogher County Monaghan County Tyrone Errigal Truagh Irish Famine Irish Immigration Irish Surnames Irish-American History Providence Rhode Island Roscommon

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One of the most peaceful and beautiful spaces in downtown Providence is in a small park along the old port. It there that honor is paid to the thousands of…

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Ancestry Civil War Clogher Country Leitrim County Monaghan County Tyrone Errigal Truagh Irish Famine Irish Immigration Irish Surnames Irish-American History Providence Rhode Island Roscommon

Ancestry Civil War Clogher Country Leitrim County Monaghan County Tyrone Errigal Truagh Irish Famine Irish Immigration Irish Surnames Irish-American History Providence Rhode Island Roscommon

Ancestry Civil War Clogher Country Leitrim County Monaghan County Tyrone Errigal Truagh Irish Famine Irish Immigration Irish Surnames Irish-American History Providence Rhode Island Roscommon

John Sheridan, in the uniform of the First Regiment Rhode Island Cavalry. What gallant battalions came forth for the right, Their carbines and sabres reflecting the light As flame-lances boreal…

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Ancestry Civil War Clogher County Monaghan County Tyrone Errigal Truagh Irish Famine Irish Immigration Irish Surnames Irish-American History Providence Rhode Island

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I am located near the Italian flag in the upper part of the picture. Photo courtesy of WHDH. I was between the two bombs, watching the Boston Marathon and waiting…

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Courtesy of http://www.agapeheritagescrolls.net. For those who are captivated by cemeteries and all they can tell us about the past, the old St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Providence is a pot of gold.…

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Ancestry Civil War Clogher County Monaghan County Tyrone Errigal Truagh Irish Famine Irish Immigration Irish Surnames Irish-American History Providence Rhode Island

Growing up in Providence, my Dad, Ray McKenna, Sr., spent hours with his grandfather, Bernard Bonner O’Connor. Barney, as he was called, told young Ray stories of growing up in…

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