People

If you know of someone in your area that has done something interesting or even extraordinary please tell us about them. These pages will showcase local heroes, families, business people, farmers and fishermen.

Please help us build up our archive by contributing what you know about your local people by registering or email mayogenealogygroup@gmail.com 

Page link: Arthur Guinness
Arthur Guinness
A stout fellow if ever there was one
Page link: Before I Forget...
Before I Forget...
Catherine O'Mahony
Page link: Isaac Weld
Isaac Weld
Topographer and Artist
Page link: John Geoghegan
John Geoghegan
Farmer, Conradh na Gaeilge activist, GAA member and Nationalist
Page link: My Family From County Mayo
My Family From County Mayo
Murphy and Gibbons to start
Page link: My family's Irish history
My family's Irish history
By Dr. Dick Cunningham
Page link: My Irish Roots
My Irish Roots
McCOOL and WARD circa 1870's
Page link: Patrick Sarsfield Gilmore
Patrick Sarsfield Gilmore
"Father of the American Band"
Page link: Rogues Gallery
Rogues Gallery
In conjunction with 'Preserving The Peace: 200 years of Policing on the Island of Ireland, 1814 - 2014
Page link: Sliabh na mBan
Sliabh na mBan
Woodcut
Page link: Thatching on the Move - Paddy's Rambling House
Thatching on the Move - Paddy's Rambling House
This year as every year, at the Paddy's Day Parades in Kilmaine, Shrule and Ballinrobe
Category link: Mayo Genealogy Group
Mayo Genealogy Group
Researching Family Histories
Category link: Our Pick of People
Our Pick of People
Our favourite pages from across the Network