Index/Directory of 101 Mayo People

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By Mayo Genealogy Group

 

ARTS CRAFT AND CULTURE

William Bald, Cartographer

James Berry, Writer, Storyteller, Farmer

Ambrose Birmingham, Professor of Anatomy

Heinrich Boll, Novelist/Poet/Playwright

Gerry Bracken, Historian

Etta Brennan, Soprano

Patrick Brown, Botanist & Physician

Richard Condon, Theatrical Legend

Eric Cross, Academic, Mathematician, Author

Mick Cuffe, Singer, Musician, Entertainer

Edward Delaney, RHA, Sculptor

Earnan De Siunta / Ernest Joynt, Civil Engineer, Academist

Ena Eaton, Soprano, Church Singer, Music Teacher

John Jack Feeney, Tenor

Thomas Flannery, Author, Translator

Grattan Freyer, Academic, Potter

Lady Rosemary Garvey, Writer, Linguist, Ambassador's Wife

Graham Greene, Journalist, Playright, Novelist

Frederick Higgins, Poet

P D Kenny, Literary Critic, Journalist

Richard King, Stained Glass Artist

Olivia Knight Hope Connolly, Poet and Writer

Elizabeth Knott Graydon, Milliner

James Owen Hannay, (George A Birmingham) Novelist

Grace Mitchell Henry, Artist

Hubert Thomas Knox, Writer and Historian

Joseph Maher, Actor

Nan Monaghan, Entertainer

John Mulloy, Historian and Businessman

Dr. Sheila Mulloy, Writer and Historian

Christina Murphy, Journalist/Editor

Delia Murphy, Legendary Ballad Singer

Lottie McManus, Novelist & Nationalist

Bill Naughton, Playwright & Dramatist

Cormac Ó Comáin, Bard/Seanachaí

John O'Hart, Author, Genealogist, Nationalist

James O'Malley, Potrait Artist

Anthony Raftery, Poet

Patrick Shanley, Linguist, Historian, Author

Patrick Grehan Smith, Historical Novelist, Journalist

James Francis Taylor, Barrister, QC, Orator

Brian Rua U'Cearbhain, Prophet

Wallace Brothers, Musicians/Composers

Eliza Wallace Bushelle, Opera

 

 

COMMUNITY AND POLITICS

Michael F Barrett, Dean of Mayo Men in New York

Matthew Beckett, Contribution to Community

Judge Bole, Lawyer, Judge

Gerard Bracken, Journalist and Community Worker

Tom Cadden, Political Activist and Poet

Sir Ernest Chain, Nobel Prizewinner, Scientist

Dame Judy Coyne, Knock Shrine Society

Elizabeth Farrell, Communty Leader

Harriet Rose Ferris, Teacher

James Hardiman, Historian, Librarian, Philanthropist

Letitia Dunbar Harrison, Librarian

Dr. Michael Henry, Swinford Workhouse

Gena Heraty, Director Nos Petits Freres, Soeurs in Haiti, Philanthropist

Eileen Kato, Linguist, Translator

P W Leamy, Journalist, Editor, Musician

Hon. Conor Maguire, Politician, Lawyer, Judge

Sean Malone, Clerk of the Seanad

Emily McManus, O.B.E.  C.B.E

Sr. Lily McNicholas, O.B.E.

Mary O'Brien, Historian

Bridget O Grady, Fever Hospital Nurse

Padraig O Morain, O.S agus M.A

Edward Whelan, Orator, Editor, Politician

Sr John Gray, Physician, M.P, Water Supply  Facilitator

Conor O'Kelly, M.P, Justice of The Peace, United Irish League, Chairman Mayo County Council

 

ENTREPRENAURS/ADVENTURERS

Patrick Brown, Physician, Botanist

Martin Carey, Entrepreneur

Nancy  Corrigan, Achill's Trailblazing Aviator

Captain William Houstoun, Probably the Largest Farm Ireland

John Lavelle, Westport, Auctioneer, Town Commissioner

Patrick McManamon, Building a Bridge to Shrahorick

George McNamara, Mayo's Robin Hood 

Pat McNicholas, Entrepreneur        

Thomas Aloysius Tighe, Ballinrobe and the Heath

 

 

FAMILY STORIES

Tom Barrett, One Mans Travels

Mary Berry, Rossgalive, 1876-1975 - Gentle Neighbours

Bridget (Delia) Snee Brennan, The Brennan Saga

Mary Browne, Famine Orphan

Harriet Gardiner, Landowner, Landlord

Pat Glavey, Family Business in Aughamore & Glemaddy

Tom Kearns, School Days in Prizon

Honour Kilbane, Life Story

Carmel Kilcoyne, Memories of Rossgalive School's Final Years

Michael Kneafsey,  Three Generations in Foxford Mills

Big Matthew Loughney, Killala Bay Harbour Pilot

Mary Meagh, Fairy Lady & Healer

Bridget Moore, Famine Emigrant from Clynish Island

Jim Moran, Our Little Hero

Maggie Moran, Dressmaker and Landlady

Thomas Moran,  No 9

John Mullowney, aka "Seán na Sagart (John of the Priests)"

Patrick McGing,  His time in England

McGreal Family - Carrabaun Memories

Peggy McIntyre, Ferrywoman

Patrick McLoughlin, Saor Cloiche is Saor Amaid

Michael O Grady, A Life on the Road

Teatom and Plover, Family

Martin John O Loughlin, Hackney, Tenor

 

MILITARY/REVOLUTIONARY/ACTIVISTS

Richard Bourke, of Turlough - Lord of Mac William Iochtair

Admiral William Brown, Liberator of Argentina

Jack Connolly, O.C., 2nd Batallion 1st Mayo Brigade

Henry Curry, Educator and Fenian Organiser

James Daly, Irish Land League

Michael Davitt, Land League, Fenian, Politician, MEP, Journalist, Socialist

George Robt Fitzgerald, (Fighting Fitzgerald)1748-1786

Col Sir James Gildea, Military Officer, Philianthropist, Humanitarian

Patrick Horkan, WW1 Remembered

General Sir James Jackson, Military Officer / Lieutenant Governor

Philip Edward Kelly, Lieut Col Royal Irish Fusiliers

P J Kerrigan, The First Guard

John King, United States Navy

Kathleen Lynn, 1874-1955- Doctor and Political Activist

Seamus McEvilly, Staff Captain, West Mayo Brigade

Patrick W Nally, Athlete & Fenian

Bridget Quinn, Nurse and War Heroine

Dr. Brigid Lyons Thornton, Physician, Revolutionary

 

 

RELIGION

Fr. Thomas P Bartley, Mayo to Nigeria

St. Colman,  Mayo Na Sacsan

Fr. Andrew Conroy, 1798 Martyr

Brother Anselm Conway, Ballinrobe's Good Samaritan

Hugh Bernard Garry, Franciscan Monk / Superior, Errew Monastery / Humanitarian / Educator / Fundraiser

Fr. Pat Lavelle,  Patriot Priest of Partry

Sr Mary Ruth Moran, A Nun's Story

Brother Joseph McNally, Sculptor

Edward Nangle, Missionary

Michael O Doherty, Last Foreign Prelate of the Philippine Islands

Blessed Patrick O Healy, Last Bishop Of Mayo / Martyr

Fr. Patrick Sheridan, PP Mayo Abbey

 

 

SPORTS

Oliver Dixon, Horseman Extraordinaire

Pat Dixon, Renowned United States Horseman

Joseph P Lydon,  Olympian

Martin Sheridan,  Multiple Olympic Champion

 

 

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