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  1. Irish DNA test live ! How to test your DNA

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    The Irish Roots Cafe has a group open to all, for testing and comparing DNA results with familytreedna In this video Mike O'Laughlin shows just how easy it is to get the DNA test completed.…

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    • Death, Oh Death! why not spare me over ...

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      An old tune dating back centuries. Sung here in an American version by Mike O'Laughlin, and recorded by Irishroots.com illustrations from the IGF archives. This tune is a perpetual favorite…

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      • Skibbereen, The Traditional Tale of the Irish Famine and Immigration.

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        A rarely heard, full traditional version of Skibbereen, focussing on a conversion between a young son and his father. Often noted as The grandaddy of all famine songs, actually written shortly…

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        • Off to Philadelphia in the morning; My Name is Paddy Leary; 19th c. Irish Showtune

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          Part of the collection of songs I put together for a history of Irish Song presentation at the Irish Roots Cafe. As sung by Mike O'Laughlin. This song appeared after the great Irish famine,…

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          • My 'Irish Families Worldwide' podcast

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            Having authored the Book of Irish Families, I decided to create a companion podcast, free for everyone, focusing on all the Irish Families found in my book. Most of my listeners come from America,…

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            • The Irish Families Project, history and genealogy

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              I am the author of the Irish Families project, which includes 34 volumes of Irish Family History and research aids. Thought it would be helpful to explain what the different volumes cover. It has…

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              • My 'Book of Irish Families, great & small'

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                I wrote the first edition of this book back in 1978, and it has become the Master Volume of the Irish Families Project. Thought I would explain a little about how it is put together. I've added…

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                • History of the Irish in St. Louis, Kerry Patch, Mullanphy

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                  After finishing up the Kansas City Video, several folks asked where the one for St. Louis was, so - here it is. I found a lot of the information while writing 'Missouri Irish' which included…

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                  • Irish History in Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas

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                    I've spent a lot of time researching the history of the Irish in Kansas City. Most folks have not had the time to discover this part of our past. After I completed the 2nd edition of 'Missouri…

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                    • My own Irish in America Broadcast !

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                      Well, I've been lucky enough to figure out how to make some free podcasts. Here is my History of the Irish in America broadcast with me hard at work in my home studio. After writing my History…

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                      • Irish Family Names, Spelling & Genealogy

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                        I made this video to help researchers understand a little bit about the spelling of Irish family names. Spelling is not engraved in stone ! As the sample I talk about illustrates, its not the spelling…

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                        • Si Do Mhaimeo I ; The Irish Wedding Song; She's Your Granny Sean Nós singing

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                          This is a light hearted song, made in jest, and a favorite at the Irish Roots Cafe. Friends will sometimes tease an engaged couple before the wedding, in anticipation of the grand event. It is all…

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                          Here are all of the videos that Mike O'Laughlin has uploaded to Vimeo. Appearances are videos that Mike O'Laughlin has been credited in by others.

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