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Rev. Fr. John Heneghan
Columban Missionary / Editor / Author This Mayo priest of the Colomban Fathers was an interesting man as an author plus ...
In famine, the dead were never far from us. Parents and children lay strewn on doorsteps or along roadsides and they were so far ...
Tadhg Dall Ó ‘hÚigínn
Bard Known as The Matchstick Man of Straide Tadhg Dall Ó ‘hÚigínn was one of the Country’s greatest poets. Lineage Tadhg Dall Ó ...
Charles Bianconi's Coaches
This Italian immigrant revolutionized Ireland’s Transport during the early nineteenth Century. Carlo Bianconi (later angelized to Charles) was born in the ...
Sergeant Christopher O ‘Dowd
Irish Guards / Special Air Service This brave Irishman was a member of an elite S. A. S. Unit. Christopher O ‘Dowd ...
Bishop Joseph Stock
Classical Scholar / Linguist / Bishop Joseph Stock was born at No. I Dame Street, Dublin on 22nd December 1740. His ...
Historian / Journalist This Mayo man was author of the interesting ‘History of Ireland’ plus his journalistic reports from his European ...
Mr. Henry Mumford Smith Esq.
Hotelier / Businessman / Fisherman This kind gentleman loved his sport of fishing plus was a successful Hotel proprietor. Newport House History For ...
Mitchel O ‘Grady
Poet / Patriot A famous poet who wished to work as a farmer yet found time to support the Land League. This ...
The Palmer Families
Baronets / Military Personnel / Politicians These Baronets, M. P.’s, Landowners, Military personal plus families were generous beneficiaries in their localities ...
Clare Heritage Training Handouts
These handouts support the WordPress CMS for the Clare Heritage portal
Musician / Teacher / Revolutionary This gifted musician opened her own Academy plus aided those who fought for Ireland’s Freedom. Agnes Gallagher ...
Wesleyan Missionary / Author This Missionary was credited with zealous missionary work wherever he was posted. William Arthur was born on 3rd ...
The Real Portmagee, Co. Kerry
Captain Thomas O ‘Malley Baines
Military / Author Captain O ‘Malley Baines led a colourful life in several countries, yet was a staunch Fenian. He once ...
Lynn Occupants House No. 19
1911 Mortlestown Link to original Census Form A Surname Forename Age Sex Relation to head Religion Lynn Patrick Paul 31 Male Head of Family Roman Catholic Lynn Mary Ellen 24 Female Wife Roman Catholic Lynn Catherine Mary 1 Female Daughter Roman Catholic Lynn John Patrick Male Son Roman Catholic Curtayne Teresa 19 Female Sister in Law Roman ...
The Psalter of St Columba This manuscript known as the ‘Battle Book of the O ‘Donel’s’ was credited to have been ...
Colonel William Joyce Sewell
Military Officer / Politician This courageous Officer was awarded the Medal of Honour for his efforts in the American Civil War. ...
Information on the Halpin family blacksmiths.
I am gathering together information on the eight generations of Patrick Halpin who were blacksmiths at Kilfinane and Knocktoran in ...
Right Rev. Monsignor Walter Burke
U. S. Missionary Walter Burke was born in Westport, Co. Mayo, on March 4th 1902. Following his studies at St. Jarlath’s ...
Suffragist Organizer / Activist Amongst Ireland’s Women Margaret Connery deserves to be acknowledged for her persistence in her efforts for all ...
Sullivan Occupants House No. 13
1911 Mountrussell Link to original Census Form A Surname Forename Age Sex Relation to head Religion Sullivan James 42 Male Head of Family Roman Catholic GPS: To be confirmed
Murphy Occupants House No 12
1911 Mountrussell Link to original Census Form A Bishop of Limerick, Henry Murphy Surname Forename Age Sex Relation to head Religion Murphy Patrick 29 Male Head of Family Roman Catholic Church Murphy Mary 31 Female Wife Roman Catholic Church Murphy Patrick 2 Male Son Roman Catholic Church Murphy Jeremiah 1 Male Son Roman ...
Clehane Occupants House No. 11
1911 Mountrussell Link to original Census Form A Surname Forename Age Sex Relation to head Religion Clehane Kate 66 Female Head of Family Roman Catholic Condon Juliah 71 Female Lodger Roman Catholic GPS: 52.347476, -8.600980
Noelene Beckett Crowe.
Olivia Knight Hope Connolly
Johnny Mee referenced Olivia Knight in an article in The Connaught Telegraph 7th July 2020 Page 20: as 'An Inspiration...
Thelma fox McFadden
A Typical Night in the Hangar, Salthill, 1953
Harry McFaddens roadshow was beside the hanger for 6 weeks. Open nightly with drama and variety performances
Lillis Occupants House No. 7
Thanks for that clarification Jamie. This census project is a work in progress and we always welcome corrections and updates....
Noelene Beckett Crowe.
John Mulloy (1921 – 2015)
In the Connaught Telegraph 23rd June 2020 page 20 in his article 'Auld Stock' Johnny Mee mentions John Mulloy was...
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