Famous Sons & Daughters

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St. Oliver Plunkett - A Martyr For Ireland & His Faith Oliver Plunkett, an Irish martyr was executed because of his religious duties to his flock and from his arrest to…
Theobald Wolfe Tone - Co-Founder Of Society Of United Irishmen In Belfast In 1791 Wolfe Tone’s name is commemorated in streets, clubs and associations throughout Ireland and this preservation of…
Thomas Russell - British Army Officer Hanged & Beheaded Fighting For Ireland's Cause In 1791 In 1783 Thomas Russell had a choice to make on his future career. He could follow…
Patrick Nally - In Prison When Gaelic Athletic Association Was Founded The stadium stands at Croke Park commemorated a proud and famous trio of Irishmen, Michael Cusack of Co. Clare,…
Fr. John Murphy Of Bollavogue Fame Led His people Into Battle For Ireland's Cause   ‘AND THE YEOS AT TULLOW TOOK FR MURPHY AND BURNT HIS BODY UPON THE RACK’…
John Mitchel - Famous Irish Fenian & Founder Of United Irishmen A fearsome Irishman from Co. Derry, John Mitchell's name has been proudly adopted by many clubs and streets all…
Seán MacDiarmada - Intelligence Officer Of Republican Movement & 1916 Proclamation Signatory Born in the year Michael Cusack founded the G.A.A. (1884), this Famous Son Of Ireland took a few…
  Maud Gonne McBride - Born In England & Irish Nationalist & Suffragist Although of English birthright, Maud Gonne MacBride was outraged when she came to Ireland and discovered at…
Joe Devlin - Famous Rights Campaigner Of N. Ireland Embraced in politics as ‘Wee Joe’, Joseph Devlin was a Belfast man who left a great legacy of social work for…
Eamonn de Valera - Born In New York To Irish Mother & Spanish Father - Dev Became Irish Icon A giant of Irish politics from 1908 until his death in…
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