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Happy St. Patrick’s Week! Fun facts about the day

Posted by Emily Hammer on

In honor of St. Patrick's Day coming up on Friday, I felt the need to put together facts about St. Patrick. My Grandma was English/ Irish, and I remember every year she celebrated St. Patrick's Day. My least favorite part of St. Patty's Day was when she would pinch me if I didn't wear green. St Patrick was born into a prosperous family in Northern England or Southern Scotland in about 385AD. He was assembly named at birth, Maewyn Succat. When Maewyn was 16, he was kidnapped by raiders who took him to Ireland and was a slave for six...

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