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Thom"s Irish who"s who

a biographical book of reference of prominent men and women in Irish life at home and abroad.

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Published by A. Thom & Co., D. O" Connor in Dublin, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIrish who"s who
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA916 T5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266 p. :
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23348045M
    OCLC/WorldCa9226991

    Thomas Patrick (T. P.) Gill (25 Oct – 19 January ) was a prominent member of the Irish Parliamentary Party in the late 19th and early 20th century and a Member of Parliament in the British House of Commons representing the South Louth constituency unopposed from to His uncle Peter was an unsuccessful election candidate in in County Tipperary.   15 books to read if you want to understand the Irish Save "Excuse yourself from Ulysses on the grounds that pages will tip you over the Ryanair luggage allowance, and enter the Ireland of.

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      Who’s Irish? is a short story about a Chinese immigrant and her American children. The narrator is an immigrant Chinese grandmother, a tough woman who values hard work and discipline. She is from a culture that believes that hard work breeds success and she is disgusted with her son in law and his brothers who cannot find work or are too lazy. Seamus Finnigan (b. /) was an Irish half-blood wizard, son of Muggle Mr Finnigan and Irish witch Mrs Finnigan. Mr Finnigan did not learn this until after they were married and it gave him a "nasty shock" when he first learned it. Seamus was a Gryffindor student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He was also the best friend of Dean Thomas. Seamus originally doubted Harry Born: between 1 September and 31 August


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Alexander Thom & Co., almost exclusively know for their 'Dublin City & County Directories', made a brief venture into biographical notices. This was Thom's first edition of their 'Irish Who's Who', which was published inonly two brief years after the creation of the Irish Free State and barely a year after the cessation of Civil War in Ireland.

Consequently, this publication contains listing for many of those who were essential in the formation of the Irish Free State, including: Michael Collins Eamonn De Valera William Cosgrave. In addition to our 10% discount and our festive challenge as part of Start Your Family Tree Week, we have another Christmas present for you - the release of Thom's Irish Who's Who Alexander Thom & Co.

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Hunter Stockton Thompson (J – Febru ) was an American journalist and author, and the founder of the gonzo journalism movement.

He first rose to prominence with the publication of Hell's Angels (), a book for which he spent a year living and riding with the Hells Angels motorcycle gang to write a first-hand account of the lives and experiences of its : Gonzo journalism. Thom's Irish Almanac and Official Directory Of Ireland, Discover your ancestors who were listed in Thom’s Irish Almanac and Official Directory of Ireland, Explore the county and borough directories, in addition to law, medical, university, ecclesiastical, banking, government offices, and.

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