Asked in History of Ireland
Where did the Irish immigrants come from?
Irish immigrants have come from all parts of Ireland. For hundreds of years Irish people have left Ireland and gone to other countries around the world. There are now millions of people all around the world that are Irish or have Irish ancestry. ...
Why did Irish immigrants choose to come to America?
The Irish choose to come to America because they were poor and they wanted to start a new life in America. ...
Asked in Ireland
Is it okay to get a Irish blessing for someone who is not Irish?
It depends on the kind of blessing. A religious blessing should come from a priest, though the priest doesn't have to be Irish, though it would be better if he was. Any other kind of blessing could come from anyone, but again it would be ideal if the person was Irish. ...
Asked in History of Ireland, Ireland, Northern Ireland
What county in Ireland did the name Johnson come from?
Johnson is not an Irish name. This is not to say there are not Johnsons with Irish ancestry. So no Irish county is associated with the name Johnson. ...