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Last Month's Trivia: Which American President was the first to come from Irish ancestry?
Answer: Andrew Jackson was the 7th US President and the first to claim Irish ancestry, holding office from
1829 – 1837.
This Month's Trivia: Who called Guinness “The Wine of Ireland”?
History: May 1645 the Irish are sent to hell or to Connaught.
May 1916 Tom Clarke, Padraic Pearse, Tomas McDonagh, James Connolly and 13 others are murdered by the Brits.
English: Where is the Catholic church? Protestant? Synagogue? Baptist?
Irish: Ca bhfuil an – sepealCaitliceack? - eaglais Phrotastunach ?- tsionagog? - eaglis bhaisteach?
Pronunciation: Kaw will on – shaypayle catch lick ah – uglish frotastoonah – chunna gowge –
Have a happy holy New Year to all, God Bless.
Ed & Gloria