Category Archives: Notices

From Choctaws to the world

While there may be no direct link to our Clan, some clan members may have benefited from an unusual act of kindness during the 19th century. A donation from the Choctaw Nation of Native Americans to alleviate the hardship of … Continue reading

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Season’s greetings

Your regional editors wish readers a very happy and blessed Christmas holiday and New Year 2017. Times are sometimes uncertain and turbulent, like the wild Atlantic weather sweeping over the Cliffs of Moher and the outcrops of the Burren. Politics, … Continue reading

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Happy St Patrick’s Day

Your editorial team wish all readers a delightful and happy St Patrick’s Day. There will be the wearing of the green in every corner of the world where an Irish heritage, culture or connection is savoured and celebrated — I … Continue reading

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Paintings and parliaments

Two Clan members have made the news recently. Our Canadian Editor, Katherine Lochnan A major exhibition organised by the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) and the Musée d’Orsay breaks new art historical ground by exploring the mystical experience in nature Mystical Landscapes: Masterpieces … Continue reading

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Clan authors in the news

Young and old are the beneficiaries of some acclaimed new novels by clan members around the globe. We cannot pretend to know of all such offerings but three excellent new titles have been added to the Publications page: Ann O’Loughlin, The Ballroom … Continue reading

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Irish Culture

W B Yeats and Corcomroe: This year sees the 150th commemoration of the birth of W B Yeats (1865-1939) Yeats lived in many locations within Ireland, England and France during the course of his life, and he also came to visit Lady … Continue reading

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People

Recent additions to the Names and Places area include some new regional pages which will feature snippets on some of our forebears — people with a story. Recent additions include people from all over: The O’Laughlins from Pennsylvania, USA Toronto … Continue reading

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Your nearest editor

Regional editors are being appointed to the international editorial team and will soon be coming to a screen near you. Editors are your representatives with web-site access to upload and update all pages and posts. Editors’ user names appear at … Continue reading

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Welcome

WATCH THIS SPACE. This new web-site for the OLochlainn Clan world-wide is under construction. A new global family heritage resource is being developed by a panel of regional representatives and appointed editors to bring you history, news and activities in Ireland … Continue reading

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