Easter Rising 1916 Tipperary Patriot Of Cloughjordan Fame   The famous Tipperary born martyr was a man of exceptional intellect and with a great passion for literature. Thomas MacDonagh was always a busy man and seldom spent an idle hour on the wayside. He charmed those in his company with banter and great tales of music, joviality and matters of life. MacDonagh kept friendship and fellowship with noted authors such as W.B. Yeats, James Joyce, James Stephens and colleague in arms,…
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Theobald Wolfe Tone - Famous Dublin Patriot

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 his memory is a legacy to the great deeds of this Famous Son of Ireland. Dublin born Tone was an adventurous and very popular young man, who became a prominent barrister. At every opportunity he sought unity between Catholics, Protestants and people of all creeds in Ireland. He co -…
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