Irish Fairy and Folk Tales~ Irish Culture and  Customs is a great irish newsletter website

Irish Fairy and Folk Tales~ Irish Culture and Customs is a great irish newsletter website

The Infant of Prague - when I got married, my aunt gave me a small statue of the Infant of Prague with a coin attached to it so our home would never be without money.  This is a beautiful Irish custom.  I still treasure my statue and coin!

The Infant of Prague - when I got married, my aunt gave me a small statue of the Infant of Prague with a coin attached to it so our home would never be without money. This is a beautiful Irish custom. I still treasure my statue and coin!

Yellow Territory = Scottish Clan - Mac Domhnaill / Mac Dhòmhnuill  Light Blue Territory = Native Irish (Main Clans highlighted in white).  Blue Territory =  Anglo-Normans who adopted the Irish Language, Irish customs and Irish laws and also Irish names; for example FitzGerald became Mac Gearailt, de Burgo became de Búrca or also Mac Uilliam, FitzGibbon became Mac Giobúin, de Courcy became de Cúrsa and so on. They became the Hiberno-Normans (Main Clans highlighted in yellow).

Yellow Territory = Scottish Clan - Mac Domhnaill / Mac Dhòmhnuill Light Blue Territory = Native Irish (Main Clans highlighted in white). Blue Territory = Anglo-Normans who adopted the Irish Language, Irish customs and Irish laws and also Irish names; for example FitzGerald became Mac Gearailt, de Burgo became de Búrca or also Mac Uilliam, FitzGibbon became Mac Giobúin, de Courcy became de Cúrsa and so on. They became the Hiberno-Normans (Main Clans highlighted in yellow).

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