Donal Barron

Growing up in Ireland 1960s, moving to America in 1989, and raising kids

Interview with my grandpa that grew up a sharecropper

Interview with my loving grandpa that has very interesting answers for the questions I have for him.

Mimi Interview

My grandma started off with a summary of her life. Then I asked her more specific questions.

A Soldiers Voice

“He was a Soldier in the Irish Civil War” On January 2, 2019 David O’Mara (14) sat down with his father Jason O’Mara (42) to talk about his childhood in liberated Ireland and his grandmother’s stories about the history of...

A conversation with my cousin Maura Collingwood in Huntington Beach, CA

I asked my mom's 1st cousin about her early life, growing up on a farm in western Ireland and later studying, working as a nurse and raising a family in England, and how she came to be living in the...

immigration interview

an interview about 2 sisters and their journey in america

Thank you grandpa

I was talking to my grandpa John O’Malley. He served in the army and is a hero in my eyes

Kevin Maguire Great Thanksgiving Listen Part 2

As clearly displayed, Kathleen Stocker lived an extraordinary life. Through her travels, she is a prime example of the American Dream.

Erin Gessert Interviers Ann Coan about her life now and during her high school years.

I, Erin Gessert, interviewed my grandma, Ann Coan, on December 3rd, 2017 at my aunt's house in Evergreen Park, Illinois. In my interview, me and my grandma discussed key points in her life. We talked about her early life as...

Nanny

We talked about her childhood, classic sayings, and how my mom was like growing up.

My Granny Helen

Ciara Moore interviews her granny from Ireland. They talk about Irish culture and their families.

American Studies Interview Project

Interview with my mother about her step father, Richard.

On the Topic of Life and how to Live it with an Irish Immigrant
November 24, 2018 App Interview

Jason Wollermann talks with Brian Madigan regarding life, work, and education in the Great Thanksgiving Listen of 2018 on November 24th, 2018. They discuss Madigan's life as he grew up in Ireland and came to America as an immigrant, as...

A Chat with Gemma and Eileen McLaughlin

Gemma McLaughlin (18), has a conversation with her mother, Eileen McLaughlin (57) (with the addition of some comments from her father, Bennett McLaughlin [60]). Listen while they discuss Eileen's life story from her childhood growing up in England and Ireland...

Doolan’s Thanksgiving 2019

In this interview, conducted on December 1, 2019, in Long Beach, New York, Thomas Doolan (8) interviews his grandfather James Doolan, 84, about his childhood and life. Thomas hears about his great-grandparents, his great-great-grandparents, and how it was like growing...