Individual Accounts Irish Volunteers 1913-1923

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Liam Mellows Home

By Eamon Murphy: 21 Mountshannon Road, Kilmainham, Dublin. The Mellows family home throughout 1916, the War of Independence and the Civil War. This is taken from Google streetview. It is the one on the right with the white door. I wonder do the occupants/residents of number 21 know the significance of their home and its [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:45+00:00 December 16th, 2015|Individual Accounts Irish Volunteers 1913-1923|0 Comments

MEETING OF THE GAELIC LEAGUE ROTUNDA DUBLIN 1900

By Diarmuid O’Connor: MEETING OF THE GAELIC LEAGUE ROTUNDA DUBLIN 1900. Back row. J.O’Hogan. C.McNeil. D.T.Kellaher. FR.O’Reily. W.P.Ryan. P.’Byrne J Ewens. J.J.O’Kelly. Second Row From Back. P.H.Pearse. (Executed 1916) J.McNeill (volunteers) J.O’Leary. F.McColuim. D.lynch. M.D. J.O’Keirsey.W.O’Looney. FR.Kiernan. J.H.Lyood. J.Casey. R.Archer. Second Row From Front.C.O’Kelly. M.O’Sullivan. J.J.Doyle. Miss Johnson. R.J.O’Muirenn. J.McLeod. Rev Dr. Locran. Rev Dr [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:46+00:00 October 12th, 2015|Individual Accounts Irish Volunteers 1913-1923|0 Comments

Sean Etchingham, Commemoration

By Eamon Murphy: Courtown Harbour remembers Sean Etchingham, local nationalist and IRB member. He was one of the Irish Volunteer leaders in Enniscorthy in 1916. (*year unknown but presumed to be late forties or early fifties). He accompanied Seamus Doyle to Dublin to personally receive the surrender order from Pearse, as they didn't believe it [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:57+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Individual Accounts Irish Volunteers 1913-1923|0 Comments