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Irish Heritage And Celiac's


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#106 Lois23

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Posted 21 November 2005 - 12:35 PM

I am Irish,Mimac Indian,English from my Mom's side her last name is O Lawler she also has Celiac. And I am part Finnish from my Dad's side.
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#107 danie

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Posted 21 November 2005 - 10:03 PM

I'm the Celiac in my family. My dad is Scotch-Irish and my mom is a mixture but mostly Scandanavian.

My husband's family is Irish; his sister, 1st cousin and half great aunt have Celiacs.

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#108 beelzebubble

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Posted 25 November 2005 - 01:08 PM

i'm first generation scottish on my mom's side and second generation scottish and irish on my dad's. to my knowledge, i am the only person in my family with celiac.
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#109 Carolita

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Posted 12 April 2006 - 09:32 AM

My IgG came back positive last week.

I'm part Irish and part Spanish (probably Mayan as well but not sure). I say I probably have about 25% Irish from my mother's side and 75% Spanish from my father's side.

Carol :unsure:


Rachel .... now there is two of us. I'm also part Spanish :)
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#110 schuyler

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Posted 14 April 2006 - 11:20 AM

Dad's side: Irish and French. My dad (and some of his family members) has had terrible digestion problems for a long time, but he won't be tested for celiac

Mom's side: Italian, Native American, and possibly English
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#111 Green12

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Posted 14 April 2006 - 12:57 PM

I'm mostly Irish, Scottish, English, and Delaware/Lenape Indian (American Indian).
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#112 Rachel--24

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Posted 14 April 2006 - 02:01 PM

Rachel .... now there is two of us. I'm also part Spanish :)


Yeah! I'm not the only one anymore. :D
I think I must be 25% Spanish, 25% Italian, 50% Mexican....or something like that. <_<
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Posted 18 April 2006 - 06:17 AM

I am second generation Irish. One set of Grandparents came from County Cork and the others came from Belfast. The only side that had the symptoms were the ones who were from Cork. They were "country people". The other side that was from Belfast didn't have any signs from celiac disease, but there was Diabetes and Colon and Prostate Cancer. I was really happy to claim all this Irish heritage until I got diagnosed. Now I know why we put so much stock in the potato.....
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Posted 16 June 2006 - 07:30 PM

Hi. Just wanted to chime in. Another Irish lass here! I'm gluten sensitive (and I have autoimmune thyroid disease). I suspect my mom, sister, and grandmother are as well. I have Irish heavily on both sides. I also have German heavily on one side.
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#115 LKelly8

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Posted 16 June 2006 - 07:54 PM

100% Irish and 10% German :blink:
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#116 azmom3

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Posted 29 July 2006 - 07:50 AM

French from my dad's side, Irish and German from my moms side. I haven't been tested for celiac yet, but have many of the symptoms and just found out my son has it.
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#117 beaglemania

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Posted 29 July 2006 - 08:04 AM

I have gotten Celiac from my dad, who has it also. On my Dad's side from where I got it he is almost 100% Irish. So I got it from my Irish heritage.




On my mom's side I have English, German and Irish.
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#118 kb8ogn

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Posted 30 July 2006 - 04:09 PM

I have really found this interesing.

my dad is 100% irish, my mom is slovak and english.
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#119 jayhawkmom

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Posted 30 July 2006 - 04:49 PM

I am also Irish & German - and a little French, Swedish, and English. Fascinating. My father is an English/Nordic mix, my mother is the German, Irish, Frenchwoman.
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#120 Vladimir Gluten

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Posted 30 July 2006 - 05:15 PM

This thread is a monster!!

I am 50% Irish (as my Irish Grandma reminds me) and 50% Pennsylvania Dutch (DEUTSCH).

If anyone is interested in a brief list of the possible reasons for the term "Pennsylvania Dutch" here is a link.
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