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Personal stories, 26 May 2011

Personal stories, 26 May 2011

Tell us your Irish story

Visitors to Not Just Ned: A true history of the Irish in Australia told their own Irish stories. Watch what they had to say.

Luck of the Irish

I had two extraordinary experiences in coming to Australia.

Eloped

A lock of hair for a boat ticket

Scoundrels

Our family had a somewhat checkered past.

Irish descendant

Local family members

Letter from the past

The family property was lost through gambling and drinking.

Irish relatives

Third cousin to a Cardinal

Doohat

Doohat, County Fermanagh

Irish green

Bang! there it was

Pot of gold

A full circle of history