My great-grandfather, Ireland’s forgotten Fenian, led secret missions for 1916

My great-grandfather, Ireland’s forgotten Fenian, led secret missions for 1916 Frances Christ @IrishCentral Feb 22, 2016 490SHARES / Uncovering my great-grandfather John Kenny’s 1916 story took 20 years, seven trips to Ireland, and shaking family skeletons out of the closet.COURTESY OF FRANCES CHRIST It all started with a random comment my mother made, 23 years … More My great-grandfather, Ireland’s forgotten Fenian, led secret missions for 1916

Hand in Hand for Freedom (mentions John Kenny)

Hand in Hand for Freedom: U.S. Labor and Irish Rebels erry O’Sullivan, General President of the Laborers’ International Union of North America, at a U.S. and Irish Trade Union event at the Mansion House in Dublin, organized by Sinn Féin to mark the 100th anniversary of the 1913 Lockout strike. By Terry O’Sullivan, Contributor February … More Hand in Hand for Freedom (mentions John Kenny)

Ireland’s forgotten Fenian led secret missions for 1916

Frances Christ @IrishCentral February 22, 2016 03:18 AM Print Uncovering my great-grandfather John Kenny’s 1916 story took 20 years, seven trips to Ireland, and shaking family skeletons out of the closet.Courtesy of Frances Christ It all started with a random comment my mother made, 23 years ago. She told me she had seen the name … More Ireland’s forgotten Fenian led secret missions for 1916

Ireland’s Call. The Kildare Diaspora and the 1916 Rising  

‘Ireland’s Call. The Kildare Diaspora and the 1916 Rising’ A seminar presented by the Kildare Decade of Commemorations Committee and the Centre for the Study of Historic Irish Houses & Estates, NUI Maynooth Venue: John Hume Building (JH 1 Lecture Room), Maynooth University on Saturday, 17 September 2016 Book via Riverbank Box Office 045-448323 or … More