Ancestral Sons & Daughters

Ancestral Sons and Daughters

Willie 'Boy' Murphy, Born In India, Acclaimed International Olympian Boxer For Ireland With Parental Cork Connections   With a name such as “Willie ‘Boy’ Murphy” you would be tempted to…
Australian (Tipperary) Family Devastated By Sudden Death Of Their Famous Champion Boxer Son  James Leslie Darcy's Boxing Career Over At Just Twenty One In Tragic Circumstances   With a surname like…
Olympian Giant; Medals Forfeited; Unlawfully Removed From His Grave; Died Pauperised, And A Grandson Of An Irishman. Jim Thorpe was an Indian/American who wore the U.S. Olympic jersey; Acclaimed by…
Irish Emigrants Son Becomes A Famous Sporting Son Of The United States Of America   The magical stories of Irish emigrants in foreign lands becoming famous and renowned in their…
New York Criminality & Lawlessness On The Waterfront Docksides Inspired Anglo Irish Priest To Close Down Notorious Gangster Operations   Castleisland, Co. Kerry, was the native soil of the parents…