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Clare People

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

B

The Colleen Bawn

Harriet Smithson Berlioz
Francis Bindon
James Bartholomew Blackwell
The Colleen Bawn
(1803–1819)
Murder victim

 

Harriet Smithson Berlioz
(1800–1854)
Actress
Francis Bindon
(c. 1698–1765)
Painter and architect
James Bartholomew Blackwell
(1765–1820)
Soldier and revolutionary
Colonel Thomas Blood
Brian Boru
Sisters of Mercy nun and nursing pioneer
Sir Frederic William Burton, R.H.A.
Colonel Thomas Blood
(1618–1680)
Soldier and thief
Brian Boru
(c. 940–1014)
High King of Ireland
Joanna Bridgeman
(c.1812–1888)
Nun and nursing pioneer
Sir Frederic William Burton, R.H.A.
(1816–1900)
Painter and Director of the National Gallery


Edwin John Butler
     
Edwin John Butler
(1874–1943)
Plant Pathologist

 

C
Paddy Canny
Saint Caimin
Willie Clancy
Micheál Coimín
Paddy Canny
(1919–2008)
Musician

 

Saint Caimin
(7th Century)
Bishop Abbot of Inis Cealtra
Willie Clancy
(1918–1973)
Musician, singer & story teller
Micheál Coimín
(d. 1760)
Poet
Considine Brothers
John Singleton Copley
Martin Junior Crehan
Peter Comyn
(1778–1830)
Folklorist

 

Considine Brothers
Clare Hurlers
John Singleton Copley
(1737–1815)
Painter
Martin Junior Crehan
(1908–1998)
Musician
Elizabeth Crotty
Michael Cusack
Elizabeth Crotty
(1885–1960)
Musician

 

Michael Cusack
(1847–1906)
Founder of the GAA
D
Haulie Daly
Tommy Daly
Ernest De Regge
Thomas Dermody
Haulie Daly
(1922–1991)
Clare Hurler

 

Tommy Daly
(1894–1936)
Clare Hurler
Ernest De Regge
(1901–1958)
Music professor
Thomas Dermody
(1775–1802)
Poet
Eamon De Valera
Seán do Hóra
Eamon De Valera
(1882–1975)
President of Ireland

 

Seán do Hóra
(d. c1780)
Poet
E
Biddy Early
(1798–1874)
Wise woman of Clare

 

F
James Fitzgerald
William Vesey Fitzgerald
James Fitzgerald
(1742–1835)
Barrister and Irish MP

 

William Vesey Fitzgerald
(1783–1843)
Irish statesmen
Saint Flannan
(7th Century)
Saint
Percy French
(1854–1920)
Songwriter and entertainer
Dan Furey
(1909–1993)
Dancer and musician

 

H
Paddy Hannan
(1840–1925)
Prospector

 

Kitty Hayes
(1928–2008)
Musician
P.J. Hayes
(1921–2001)
Musician
Dr. Patrick J. Hillery
(1923–2008)
President of Ireland
Daniel Huonyn
Sean Huonyn
John P. Holland
(1841–1914)
Inventor of the submarine

 

Daniel Huonyn
Admiral in the Spanish Navy
Sean Huonyn
Poet
K
Patrick (Pat) Keane
(1894–1952)
Soldier

 

Patrick Kelly
(1905–1976)
Musician
Captain Arthur Edward Kennedy
(1810–1883)
Poor Law Commissioner
Dean John Kenny
(1792–1879)
Dean
Benjamin Kidd
(1858–1916)
Sociologist

 

L
Tom Lenihan
Seón Lloyd
Charles Lucas
Edward Lysaght
Tom Lenihan
(1905–1990)
Singer

 

Seón Lloyd
Poet
Charles Lucas
(1713–1771)
Politician
Edward Lysaght
(1763–1811)
Barrister
M
Andrew MacCurtain
Séamus MacCurtain
Séamus Mac Consaidín
Poet
Andrew MacCurtain
(d. 1738)
Poet

 

Hugh MacCurtain
(?1680–1755)
Poet
Séamus MacCurtain
(1815–1870)
Poet
Edward MacLysaght
Donnchadha Ruadh MacNamara
Edward MacLysaght
Author and Historian
Donnchadha Ruadh MacNamara
(c. 1715–1810)
Poet and hedge school master

 

John "Fireball" MacNamara
(c. 1750–1836)
Máire MacNeill
(1904–1987)
Folklorist and writer
Thomas Meehan
Mike McTigue
(1892–1966)
Boxer
Brian Merriman
(c. 1747–1805)
Poet

 

Stephen Joseph Meany
(c. 1825–1888)
Poet, journalist and nationalist
Thomas Meehan
(d. 1804)
Poet
William Mulready
(1786–1863)
Painter

 

Michael "Sonnie" Murphy
Olympic Athlete
N
Máiread Ní Ghráda
(1896–1971)
Poet, playwright and broadcaster

 

Matt Nugent
(d. 1990)
Clare Hurler
O
Padraig O'Briain
Padraig O'Briain
(c. 1773–1855)
Piper and musician

 

Catherine Amelia O'Brien
(d. 1963 )
Stained glass and mosaic artist
Cornelius O'Brien
(1782–1857)
Edna O'Brien
(1930 - )
Writer
William O'Brien
Peter "the Packer" O'Brien
(1842–1914)
Lord Chief Justice of Ireland

 

William O'Brien
(d. 1815)
Actor and dramatist
William Smith O'Brien
(1803–1864)
Patriot
Cyril Ó Céirín
(1934–1999)
Writer
Peter O'Connell
Daniel O'Connell
(1775–1847)
Politician

 

Peter O'Connell
(1746/1755–1826)
Scholar and lexicographer
Eugene O'Curry
(1794–1862)
Fanny O'Dea
Publican
Art O'Donnell
(1890–1973)
Member of the IRB

 

The O'Gorman Mahon
(1802–1891)
M.P.
Thomas O'Grady
(1840–1913)
Father of New Zeland police force
Sir Michael O'Loghlen
(1789–1842)
Judge
Baron O'Neillan
Major-General in the Austrian army

 

P
Charles Stewart Parnell
(1846–1891)
M.P.

 

Johnny Patterson
(1840–1889)
Circus clown
Q
Hugh Quigley
(1819–1883)
Author and priest

 

R
Sean Reid
(1907–1978)
Musician

 

Maire Rua
(1615–1686)
Russell Brothers
Musicians
S
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Saint Senan
(c. 488–544)
Patron saint of West Clare


Tim Smythe
(1905–1982)
Athlete and politician
Tom Steele
(1788–1848)
T
Caitlín Thomas
(1913–1994)
Wife of the poet Dylan Thomas

 

Daniel Joseph Tobin
(1872–1955)
Labour Activist in the US
V
Daniel Vaughan
(c.1818–1879)
Scientist, mathematician, physiologist and astronomer

 


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