Andrew Trew Wood
Andrew Trew Wood (26 August 1826 – 21 January 1903) was a Canadian businessman and parliamentarian. Born in Mountnorris, County Armagh, Ireland, the son of David Wood, a merchant, and Frances Bi...
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Lord William Beresford
Lieutenant-Colonel Lord William Leslie de la Poer Beresford VC KCIE (20 July 1847 – 30 December 1900) born Mullaghbrack, County Armagh, Ireland was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the ...
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James C. Donnell
James C Donnell (April 20, 1854 - January 10, 1927) was an American industrialist. He was the president of The Ohio Oil Company from 1911 until his death in 1927.
James C Donnell was born on April...
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James Sleator
James Sinton Sleator (1886–1950), was an Irish artist, born in Portadown, County Armagh, Ireland.Painter of portraits and still life, James Sleator was son of William Slator (different spelling, as Ja...
Richard Best (judge)
Richard Best PC(Ire) KC (11 December 1869 – 23 February 1939) was an Irish barrister, politician and Lord Justice of Appeal.Best was born in Richhill, County Armagh. He was educated at the Educational...
Sean Hughes (Irish republican)
Seán Gerard Hughes is a farmer from Dromintee, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, who has been named as a former member of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) Army Council.Describing him as a "hardliner" in...
Valentine Blacker
Valentine Blacker CB (19 October 1778 - 4 February 1826), was a lieutenant colonel in the Honourable East India Company and later Surveyor General of India.
Blacker was born in Armagh, Northern Ir...
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Charles Fane, 1st Viscount Fane
Charles Fane, 1st Viscount Fane PC (Ire) (January 1676 – 4 July 1744) was an Anglo-Irish courtier, politician and a landowner in both England and Ireland.Fane or ffane was baptised at Basildon in Berk...
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Gilbert Tennent
Gilbert Tennent was a pietistic Protestant evangelist in colonial America. Born in a Presbyterian Scots-Irish family in County Armagh, Ireland, he migrated to America as a teenager and became one o...
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Hugh McShane O'Neill
Hugh "McSeáin" O'Neill genealogies list Hugh as the son of Con MacShane O'Neill, 3rd son of Shane O'Neill and as the 10th son of Shane O'Neill. In both cases he was a grandson of Conn O'Neill, 1st Ea...
Eugene O'Callaghan
Eugene O'Callaghan (7 January 1888 – 21 May 1973) was a Roman Catholic cleric. He was ordained in the Archdiocese of Armagh as a priest on 21 June 1913. Having served as curate in Armagh City for a pe...
Dominic Bradley
Dominic Bradley (Irish Doiminic Ó Brolcháin) MLA is an Irish politician and currently a Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly for Newry and Armagh. As an ML...
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William Richardson (1749–1822)
William Richardson (1749 – 23 March 1822) was an Irish landowner and Member of Parliament.He was the son of William Richardson (1709–1758) of Rich Hill, County Armagh and succeeded him to the Ri...
William Henry McCluskey
William Henry McCluskey, (18 June 1839-5 October 1903) was an Irish soldier and survivor of HMS Birkenhead after it was wrecked in 1852. McCluskey was born in Armagh. In 1843 he emigrated with his par...
Mac Beathaidh mac Ainmire
Mac Beathaidh mac Ainmire, Irish poet and Chief Ollam of Ireland, died in 1041.His obit is given in the Annals of the Four Masters as follows- “M1041.4 Mac Beathaidh, son of Ainmire, chief poet of Ard...
Harris Boyle
Harris Boyle (1953 – 31 July 1975) was an Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) soldier and a high-ranking member of the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), a Northern Irish loyalist paramilitary organisation...
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Samuel Turner (informer)
Samuel Turner (1765–1807) was an Irish barrister, a Protestant supporter of the United Irishmen who turned informer.
He was the son of Jacob Turner of Turner's Glen, near Newry, a gentleman of goo...
John Murphy Farley
John Murphy Farley (April 20, 1842 – September 17, 1918) was an Irish-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of New York from 1902 until his death in 1918, and created a ca...
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