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Illinois, Indiana & some book talks!

I’m on a short trip to Illinois and Indiana this week to give some talks, do some research and catch up with some friends.

So far it’s been great. 471 more words


The rise and decline of the Cronin family

The history of the mixed ethnicity Cronin family is relatively simple in comparison with that of other Irish families in Stafford. Although they were partly an army family their origins in Stafford were, nevertheless, somewhat more complex. 2,618 more words


Travel - Mount Snowdon & further afield!

A busy few weeks coming up.

On Wednesday I’m doing an ‘Ask Me Anything’ for online history forum AskHistorians on reddit. Over the course of the day I’ll be online to answer questions about my book… 268 more words


Wales, Illinois, Chicago & Westmeath...there's globetrotting!

It’s been a busy summer, sadly not in the holiday sense. I’ve been trying to finalise the details of the new MA I’m running this year, knock two articles into publishable shape, and make some progress on the two museum projects I’m involved with. 337 more words