Friday, 21 April 2017 23:20

Dohenys of Cork : 1886 Foundation

ScoreBoardMemories.com Club & County Historic Profile   Situated In The Middle Of West Cork, Doheny's G.A.A. Club, Dunmanway, commemorates A Tipperary Fenian Dohenys G.A.A. Club based in the heartland of West Cork is named after a 19th century Fethard, Co. Tipperary gentleman with very little native connection to the town. Michael Doheny was an Irish Fenian on the run, accompanied by another famous Fenian, Kilkenny man James Stephens. Doheny had an acquaintance who lived in Dunmanway around 1847 and the…