The Fenians, Colonel Kelly & The Manchester Martyrs

Saturday 11th November 2017

Description of event

Free Conference

  • The Family History & Legacy of Colonel Thomas J Kelly: Erica Veil
  • Dr. Mark Ryan – Kilconly Fenian: Bride Brady
  • American Soldier or IRB Rebel: Understanding the Career of Colonel Thomas J. Kelly (1833 – 1908) Owen McGee
  • The Boland Connection: Donnacha De Long
  • The Fenians Transnational Revolutionaries: Dr Frank Rynne
  • Remembering and Forgetting the Fenians: The Fenian Ideal and the Revolutionary Generation of 1916: Dr Conor McNamara
  • Sources on Fenianism in the National Archives: Brian Donnelly
  • The Fenians, Colonel Kelly and the Mountbellew Connection: Holy Rosary College Students
  • The Fenian Gallop – Music & Songs performed by Holy Rosary College Students

Please download the full conference programme below


Holy Rosary College
Co Galway

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Marie Mannion



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