People

Here we are trying to record some of the people of the area, both past and present.  Individuals or families who have lived, worked or just played in the area over years past.

Many of you have tales about some local characters I am sure?

Page link: Duggan Family, Cahir, Louisburgh
Duggan Family, Cahir, Louisburgh
I am carrying out some research on the Duggan family of Cahir, out near the GAA pitch in Louisburgh.
Page link: Louisburgh Soldier Remembered 95 Years Later
Louisburgh Soldier Remembered 95 Years Later
On Saturday 18th February 2017 a very fitting tribute was paid to a young Louisburgh native, Staff Captain Thomas Prendergast, an almost forgotten soldier from Ireland's Civil War.
Page link: O'Grady Family
O'Grady Family
Feenone / Curradavitt
Page link: Carramore Sisters
Carramore Sisters
Catherine, Anne, Agnes, Sarah & Margaret Joyce
Page link: A Memory of Killeen
A Memory of Killeen
By John F. Kennedy
Page link: The Grady's
The Grady's
First Generation American Irish Family
Page link: Peter Hallinan & Nancy Kerrigan
Peter Hallinan & Nancy Kerrigan
Married February 7, 1864
Page link: Edward Hallinan
Edward Hallinan
Kilgeever
Page link: Granuaile Pirate Queen
Granuaile Pirate Queen
Sincere thanks to Kitty O'Malley for compiling this information
Page link: The O'Toole Family
The O'Toole Family
Accony / Roonah Point
Page link: Bessie Morrison
Bessie Morrison
Wool Spinning in 1978
Page link: Keeping Irish Music Alive in Killgeever Parish
Keeping Irish Music Alive in Killgeever Parish
Celebration & Presentation to Jillian O'Malley
Page link: Joe Staunton in flight
Joe Staunton in flight
Rising to deflect a ball against Kerry in the 1951 Championship
Page link: A Woman of Mayo
A Woman of Mayo
A glimpse of the life of Sister Hilary Lyons (so far)
Page link: Michael Patrick O'Malley
Michael Patrick O'Malley
The Greenland of Ireland
Category link: People of the Past
People of the Past
A collection of photographs of people of the area