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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:58 AM   #1
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St. Patrick's Day!

It's coming this Monday. Everyone's Irish on the 17th of March, but how many of you can honestly claim Irish ancestry?
My Grandfather's last name is Coggins.
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Old March 14th, 2008, 02:17 AM   #2
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My grandfathers last name is Melchi, changed from Melchior, common in Ireland. Didn't find this out till last year though. For years my grandma tried to pass us off as descendants of French and German. I'm so glad I'm a dirty Irish!
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:19 AM   #3
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Family Names are McCormick, Murphy and Walsh.

My Wife is a Kelly.

Yes, we have a bit o' green in us.
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:25 AM   #4
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middle name Durbin ??
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:36 AM   #5
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im a kelly too and so is my great great grandfather
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:41 AM   #6
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Irish Here!
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:43 AM   #7
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Grandfather is 100%..... Spillane.
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:46 AM   #8
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Mother is Ramsay ... Scotch-Irish border clan

Father is Myers ... 100% German

... think I have a drinking problem?!?!



To keep some heritage in the bloodlines, my son's name is Ehren Neff Myers
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:48 AM   #9
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On St. Patrick's day, everyone is Irish..
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Old March 14th, 2008, 07:50 AM   #10
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My last name is Kelly, and my middle name is Patrick. Hows that for Irish.
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Old March 14th, 2008, 08:17 AM   #11
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To keep some heritage in the bloodlines, my son's name is Ehren Neff Myers
We're naming ours Liam.....
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Old March 14th, 2008, 08:47 AM   #12
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scot-irish boy here. (someone jumped the border.) Ancestors were from the Isle of Sky, where the greatest booze ever comes from: Drambuie

im a Mic.--> McIntyre
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:07 PM   #13
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On St. Patrick's day, everyone is Irish..
Seems like they all claim to be
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:35 PM   #14
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My ancestry goes back to the 12th century. Family name is Bell. We have a family crest and kilt colors!
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:38 PM   #15
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i looked into getting an 8 yard kilt made with our hunting tarton (blue/green). lookin at 400 bucks... i think id rather go coils in the cj hahaha

who doesn't love a man in a kilt?
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:39 PM   #16
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My ancestry goes back to the 12th century. Family name is Bell. We have a family crest and kilt colors!
I thought you were an african pygmy???
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:42 PM   #17
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It's coming this Monday. Everyone's Irish on the 17th of March, but how many of you can honestly claim Irish ancestry?
My Grandfather's last name is Coggins.
I CAN ... LAST NAME IS RALEY ... WAY WAY BACK WHEN MY FAMILY CAME FROM IRELAND OUR NAME WAS O' RAILEY BUT AFTER MOVING TO THE US DURING THE MELTING POT ERA THE O AND THE I WERE DROPPED AND IT BECAME RALEY
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:46 PM   #18
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I have no idea what my ancestry is. Sad.
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Old March 14th, 2008, 12:51 PM   #19
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What does it mean when you wear orange?
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Old March 14th, 2008, 02:39 PM   #20
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My grandfather's last name was Murphy
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