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# family-tree - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

'Tiny bug slayer': Scientists discover 10cm creature that may be related to dinosaurs

The creatures – first unearthed in 1998 among hundreds of fossils – are thought to have lived around 237 million years ago.

# family-tree - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Experts have delved into Joe Biden's Irish roots - and they go back a while

There’s a whole lot of ‘great-great’ and ‘great-great-great’ grandparents in there.

# family-tree - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

10 million Irish parish records are now free to search online

The documents show the impact the Great Famine had on Ireland’s population.

# family-tree - Thursday 10 September, 2015

New species of human discovered in South African cave

“Today will be written into the history books as one of those moments in which the world learnt something new and remarkable.”

# family-tree - Friday 10 July, 2015

Want to trace your Irish family tree? It just got easier...

Catholic parish registers – rich resources for those tracing tracing Irish ancestors – are now available for free online.

# family-tree - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Tell your auntie in Chicago! There's a simple new way to trace your Irish roots

Over 1,086 parish records are now available online and access is free.

# family-tree - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Searching for your ancestors is about to get a whole lot easier

The entire collection of Catholic parish register microfilms is available online from today.

# family-tree - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From The42 The Kilkenny and German connection behind one of Dublin's form forwards Family Tree

The Kilkenny and German connection behind one of Dublin's form forwards

Mark Schutte on his hurling roots and why he has no regrets about giving up football.

# family-tree - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The42 Sturridge: My recurring injuries could be hereditary Genes

Sturridge: My recurring injuries could be hereditary

The Liverpool forward admits that his family have always suffered with muscle problems while he also hopes to strike up a partnership with Mario Balotelli when he regains fitness

# family-tree - Friday 25 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Chris O'Dowd's HBO drama... and 4 other weekend TV picks Tellywatch

Chris O'Dowd's HBO drama... and 4 other weekend TV picks

Whether you’re staying in or going wild, we’ve got the telly for you.

# family-tree - Sunday 20 January, 2013

National Library to hold class to help people trace their family tree

Ever wanted to trace your family tree? The National Library of Ireland will be showing people how to do it.

# family-tree - Monday 19 November, 2012

Free genealogy advisory service offered at the National Archives of Ireland

Fill out some names on your family tree with help of some of Ireland’s foremost experts on genealogy.

# family-tree - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Ancestry website to create 50 jobs in Dublin

The US company has chosen Ireland as a base for its international operations, which will be expanded over the next two years.