Archibald Hamilton Rowan Archibald Hamilton Rowan (1 May 1751 – 1 November 1834), christened Archibald Hamilton (sometimes referred to as Archibald Rowan Hamilton), was a founding member of The Dublin Society of United ...
Arthur Barton (bishop) Arthur William Barton DD was a Church of Ireland clergyman, from 1939 Archbishop of Dublin.
Arthur Duff Arthur Knox Duff (13 March 1899 - 23 September 1956) was an Irish composer and conductor, best known for his short orchestral pieces such as the Handel-inspired Echoes of Georgian Dublin.
Arthur Guinness Arthur Guinness (1724 or 1725 – 23 January 1803) was an Irish brewer and the founder of the Guinness brewery business and family.
Arthur Guinness, 1st Baron Ardilaun Arthur Edward Guinness, 1st Baron Ardilaun, 2nd Baronet (1 November 1840 – 20 January 1915), known as Sir Arthur Guinness, Bt, between 1868 and 1880, was an Irish businessman, politi...
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, was a British soldier and statesman, a native of Ireland from the Anglo-Irish Ascendancy, and one of the leading military and political figures of the 19th century.
Arthur William Barton Arthur William Barton DD (1 June 1881 – 22 September 1962) was a Church of Ireland clergyman, from 1939 Archbishop of Dublin.
Augusta, Lady Gregory Isabella Augusta, Lady Gregory (15 March 1852 – 22 May 1932), born Isabella Augusta Persse, was an Irish dramatist, folklorist and theatre manager.
Baron Inchiquin Baron Inchiquin is one of the older titles in the Peerage of Ireland.
Benjamin Guinness Sir Benjamin Lee Guinness, 1st Baronet (1 November 1798 – 19 May 1868) was an Irish brewer and philanthropist.
Benjamin Guinness, 3rd Earl of Iveagh The Rt. Hon. (Arthur Francis) Benjamin Guinness, 3rd Earl of Iveagh (20 May 1937 – 1992), styled Viscount Elveden between 1945 and 1967, was an Irish businessman and politician.
Bibi Baskin Olive "Bibi" Baskin is a former television and radio presenter for Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ).
Billy Fox (politician) Billy Fox (3 January 1939 – 12 March 1974) was an Irish politician and a member of Dáil Éireann from 1969 to 1973, and of Seanad Éireann from 1973 until he was shot dead by a group of up to 13 g...
Bono Paul David Hewson (born 10 May 1960), known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist.
Brabazon Disney Brabazon William Disney was an Irish Dean in the middle of the 19th century.
Charles Benjamin Dowse The Rt Rev Charles Benjamim Dowse, DD (1862–1934) was the 8th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh who soon after his consecration in June 1912 was translated to Cork.
Charles D'Arcy Charles Frederick D'Arcy was a Church of Ireland bishop. He was the Bishop of Clogher from 1903 to 1907 when he was translated to become Bishop of Ossory, Ferns and Leighlin before then becoming the Bishop of Down, Connor and Dromore.
Charles Dalrymple Lyndsay The Rt Rev Charles Dalrymple Lyndsay , DD was Bishop of Killaloe and Kilfenora from 1803 to 1804when he was translated to Kildare.
Charles Dowse The Rt Rev Charles Benjamim Dowse, DD (1862–1934) was the 8th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh who soon after his consecration in June 1912 was translated to Cork.
Charles Grierson Charles Thornton Primrose Grierson was an eminent Irish clergyman in the first third of the 20th century.
Charles John Tyndall The Rt Rev Charles John Tyndall, DD (born 30 May 1900; died 3 April 1971 ) was the 13th Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh who was later translated to Derry and Raphoe.
Charles King Irwin Charles King Irwin (also Irvine; 1874–1960) was an eminent Irish clergyman in the middle third of the 20th century.
Charles Lindsay (bishop) The Right Reverend Charles Dalrymple Lindsay (also spelled Lyndsay; 15 December 1760 – 8 August 1846), DD was Bishop of Killaloe and Kilfenora from 1803 to 1804 when he was translated to K...
Charles Ovenden Charles Thomas Ovenden (11 September 1846 - 9 July 1924) was an Irish Anglican priest and author.
Charles Richard Elrington Charles Richard Elrington was a Church of Ireland cleric and academic, regius professor of divinity in the University of Dublin.
Charles Stewart Parnell Charles Stewart Parnell (27 June 1846 – 6 October 1891) was an Irish landlord, nationalist political leader, land reform agitator, and the founder and leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party.
Charles Thomas Ovenden Charles Thomas Ovenden (11 September 1846 - 9 July 1924) was an Irish Anglican priest and author.
Charles Thornton Primrose Grierson Charles Thornton Primrose Grierson was an eminent Irish clergyman in the first third of the 20th century Ordained in 1881, he began his career with a curacy at Kells, after which he was Rector...
Charles Tyndall Charles John Tyndall DD (30 May 1900–3 April 1971) was the 13th Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh who was later translated to Derry and Raphoe.
Charles Villiers Stanford Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (30 September 1852 – 29 March 1924) was an Irish composer, music teacher, and conductor.
Chloë Agnew Chloë Alexandra Adele Emily Agnew (born 9 June 1989 in Dublin, Ireland) is an Irish singer who is a former member of the Celtic music group Celtic Woman, as well as its youngest member.
Christopher Fettes Christopher Fettes is a founder of the Irish Green Party and an honorary member of the International Vegetarian Union and of the World Esperanto Association.
Church of Ireland The Church of Ireland is an autonomous province of the Anglican Communion.
Cuthbert Irvine Peacocke The Rt Rev Cuthbert Irvine Peacocke , TD, MA (26 April 1903 - 6 April 1994) was the 8th Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, retiring in 1975.
Cuthbert Peacocke Cuthbert Irvine Peacocke TD was the 8th Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, retiring in 1975.
Cyril Elliott Robert Cyril Hamilton Glover Elliott (known as Cyril; 1890–1977) was an eminent Irish clergyman in the middle of the 20th century.
David Cecil Orr David Cecil Orr was Dean of Derry from 1984 until his retirement in 1997.
David Chillingworth David Chillingworth is one of the seven diocesan bishops of the Scottish Episcopal Church, a member church of the worldwide Anglican Communion with the Archbishop of Canterbury as primus inter...
David Wilson (priest) David Frederick Ruddell Wilson (1871–1957) was an Irish Anglican priest and hymnist.
Dermot Boyle Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Dermot Alexander Boyle GCB, KCVO, KBE, AFC, RAF (2 October 1904 – 5 May 1993) was a senior officer in the Royal Air Force.
Donald Caird Donald Arthur Richard Caird (b 11 December 1925) is a retired Irish bishop who held three senior posts in the Church of Ireland during the last third of the 20th century.
Douglas Hyde Douglas Hyde (Dubhghlas de hÍde; 17 January 1860 – 12 July 1949), known as An Craoibhín Aoibhinn, was an Irish scholar of the Irish language who served as the first President of Ireland fr...
Drew Nelson Drew Nelson LLB is a solicitor, former politician and Grand Secretary of the Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland.
Drew Nelson (politician) Drew Nelson LLB is a solicitor, former politician and Grand Secretary of the Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland.
Dudley Persse Dudley Persse (1625–1699) was an Anglo-Irish landlord and Dean of Kilmacduagh.
Edmund Allen Meredith Edmund Allen Meredith (7 October 1817 – 2 January 1899) CMG, LL.D., M.A., was Under Secretary of State for Canada; a prison reformer, writer, president of the Literary and Historical Soci...
Edmund Burke Edmund Burke PC (12 January NS 17299 July 1797) was an Irish statesman, author, orator, political theorist and philosopher, who, after moving to England, serv...
Edmund Knox (Irish bishop) Edmund Knox was an absentee Irish Bishop in the mid 19th century whose death at the height of the Irish Famine lead to a famously critical leading article in The Times He was born in 1772, th...
Edward Berwick Edward Berwick (died 1877) was an Irish lawyer and educationalist, and served as President of Queen's College Galway from 1850 until 1877.
Edward Carson, Baron Carson Edward Henry Carson, Baron Carson PC, PC (Ire.), Kt, KC (9 February 1854 – 22 October 1935), known as Lord Carson, and from 1900 to 1921 called Sir Edward Carson, was an Irish unionist politician, barrister and judge.
Edward Darling Edward Flewett Darling (born 24 July 1933) was Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe from 1985 to 2000.
Edward Flewett Darling Edward Flewett Darling (born 24 July 1933) was Bishop of Limerick and Killaloe from 1985 to 2000.
Ford Tichborne The Rt Rev Ford Tichborne, DD was a 20th-century Anglican priest.
Frances Sheridan Frances Sheridan (née Chamberlaine) (1724 – 26 September 1766) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and playwright.
Francis Brinkley Francis Brinkley (30 December 1841 – 12 October 1912) was an Irish newspaper owner, editor and scholar who resided in Meiji period Japan for over 40 years, where he was the author of numerous bo...
Frederick Julian Mitchell The Rt Rev Frederick Julian Mitchell (30 July 1901 – 3 June 1979) was the 12th Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh who was later translated to Down and Dromore Educated at Campbell College and...
Frederick Mitchell (bishop) Frederick Julian Mitchell (30 July 1901 – 3 June 1979) was the 12th Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh who was later translated to Down and Dromore Educated at Campbell College and Trinity Col...
George Bowen Sir George Ferguson Bowen, GCMG (2 November 1821 – 21 February 1899) was a British author and colonial administrator whose appointments included postings to the Ionian Islands, Queensland, New Z...
George Salmon George Salmon (25 September 1819 – 22 January 1904) was, firstly, a mathematician whose publications in algebraic geometry were widely read in the second half of the 19th century.
George Tyrrell George Tyrrell (February 6, 1861 – July 15, 1909) was a Jesuit priest (until his expulsion) and a Modernist theologian and scholar.
George White (British Army officer) Field Marshal Sir George Stuart White VC, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GCVO, (6 July 1835 – 24 June 1912) was an officer of the British Army.
Gilbert Wilson (bishop) The Rt Rev William Gilbert Wilson (23 January 1918 – 21 June 1999) was Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh from 1981 to 1993.
Godfrey Day The Most Rev John Godfrey Fitzmaurice Day MA, DD was a 20th-century Anglican Archbishop.
Gordon Lambert C. Gordon Lambert was an Irish art collector who, in 1992, donated over 300 paintings to the Irish Museum of Modern Art.
Gustav Wilhelm Wolff Gustav Wilhelm Wolff (14 November 1834 – 17 April 1913) was a German-British shipbuilder and politician.
Hamilton Verschoyle A “judicious but not brilliant preacher”, The Rt Rev Hamilton Verschoyle (1803–1870)was a 19th-century Irish Anglican Bishop of Dutch ancestry.
Harry Vere White Harry Vere White (1853–1941) was an Irish Anglican cleric in the 20th century.
Hedley Webster Hedley Webster (21 July 1880 – 28 June 1954) was the 12th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh.
Henry Brett (priest) Henry Robert Brett was Dean of Belfast in the second quarter of the 20th century.
Henry Conyngham, 8th Marquess Conyngham The Most Hon. Henry Vivien Pierpont Conyngham, 8th Marquess Conyngham (born 25 May 1951), is an Anglo-Irish nobleman who holds a title in the United Kingdom Peerage of Ireland.
Henry Edmund Patton Henry Edmund Patton (1 July 1867 - 28 April 1943) was the 10th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh.
Henry Grattan Henry Grattan (3 July 1746 – 6 June 1820) was an Irish politician and member of the Irish House of Commons and a campaigner for legislative freedom for the Irish Parliament in the late 18t...
Henry Griffin Henry Griffin was an eminent Irish clergyman in the mid 19th century.
Herbert Carmichael Irwin Flight Lieutenant Herbert Carmichael "Bird" Irwin, AFC (26 June 1894 – 5 October 1930) was an Irish aviator and athlete.
Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, KG, KP, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, ADC, PC (24 June 18505 June 1916) was a senior British Army officer and colonial administrator who...
Houston McKelvey The Very Reverend Robert Samuel James Houston McKelvey,OBE, QVRMTD (born 3 September 1942) was the Dean of Belfast.
Hubert Butler Hubert Marshal Butler (2 October 1900 – 5 January 1991) was an Irish essayist who wrote on a wide range of topics, from local history and archaeology to the political and religious affairs...
Hugh Cairns, 1st Earl Cairns Hugh McCalmont Cairns, 1st Earl Cairns PC, QC (27 December 1819 – 2 April 1885) was a British statesman who served as Lord Chancellor of Great Britain during the first two ministries of Benjamin...
James MacCawell James MacCawell was the first Anglican Archbishop of Cashel.
James Mehaffey James Mehaffey (born 29 March 1931) was Bishop of Derry and Raphoe at the end of the 20th century and the start of the 21st.
James Saurin James Saurin (c.1760-1842) was an Irish Anglican bishop in the 19th century.
James William Adams Reverend James William Adams VC (24 November 1839 – 24 October 1903) was born in Cork and was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry...
Jan O'Sullivan Jan O'Sullivan (née Gale; born 6 December 1950) is an Irish Labour Party politician.
Jeremiah Marsh Jeremiah Marsh, DD was Dean of Kilmore from 1700 to 1734.
Jimmy Moore (bishop) James Edward "Jimmy" Moore (1933 – 16 March 2005) was an Irish bishop in the Church of Ireland.
John Allen Fitzgerald Gregg John Allen Fitzgerald Gregg CH DD (1873–1961) was a Church of Ireland clergyman, from 1915 Bishop of Ossory, in 1920 translated to become Archbishop of Dublin, and finally from 1939 until 1959 A...
John D. Mayne The Rt. Hon. John Dawson Mayne P.C. (1828–1917) was a British lawyer and legal expert who became Attorney-General of the Madras Presidency and a member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom.
John Darley (bishop) John Richard Darley DD (1799 – 1884), a "man who laboured strenuously to awaken and sustain the practical interest of the clergy and laity", was a 19th-century Irish Anglican Bishop.
John Dowden John Dowden was an Irish cleric and ecclesiastical historian.
John Duggan (bishop) John Coote Duggan (7 April 1918-20 July 2000) was the 11th Bishop of Tuam, Killala, and Achonry from 1970 to 1985.
John Field (composer) John Field was an Irish pianist, composer, and teacher. He was born in Dublin into a musical family, and received his early education there. The Fields soon moved to London, where Field studied under Muzio Clementi.
John Gregg (archbishop of Armagh) John Allen Fitzgerald Gregg CH DD (1873–1961) was a Church of Ireland clergyman, from 1915 Bishop of Ossory, Ferns and Leighlin, in 1920 translated to become Archbishop of Dublin, and finally fr...
John Harden The Rt Rev John Mason Harden, DD (born 1871; died 1931) was an Irish cleric and educator who later served as the 7th Bishop of Tuam, Killala, and Achonry from 1927 to 1931.
John Henry Bernard John Henry Bernard (27 July 1860 – 29 August 1927) was, from 1902 onwards, Dean of St Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin 1902-1911, Bishop of Ossory, Ferns and Leighlin (1911–1915) and subsequently the...
John Hewitt Jellett John Hewitt Jellett (1817–1888) was a college head, Provost of Trinity College, Dublin.
John Howard Parnell John Howard Parnell (1843 – May 3, 1923) was an older brother of the Irish Nationalist leader Charles Stewart Parnell and after his brother’s death was himself a Parnellite Nationalist Member of...
John Joseph Robinson The Very Reverend John Joseph Robinson, MA was Dean of Belfast in the first decades of the 20th century.
John O'More John O'More was the sole Church of Ireland Bishop of Annaghdown.
John Percy Phair The Rt Rev John Percy Phair was a 20th century Anglican Bishop.
John Phair The Rt Rev John Percy Phair was a 20th-century Anglican Bishop.
John Powell Leslie The Rt. Rev. John Powell Leslie, DD (b 12 October 1772 – d 22 July 1854 ) was consecrated Bishop of Dromore in 1812 and translated to the See of Elphin in 1820.
John Reade John Reade (November 13, 1837 – March 26, 1919) was an Irish-born Canadian journalist, essayist, and poet once considered "the grand old man of Canadian letters."
John Richard Darley John Richard Darley DD (1799 – 1884), a "man who laboured strenuously to awaken and sustain the practical interest of the clergy and laity", was a 19th century Irish Anglican Bishop.
John Shearer (priest) John (Jack) Shearer (30 December 1926 – 12 January 2001), OBE was a Church of Ireland clergyman and the Dean of Belfast cathedral.
John Toland John Toland (30 November 1670 – 11 March 1722) was a rationalist philosopher and freethinker, and occasional satirist, who wrote numerous books and pamphlets on political philosophy and philosop...
John Weir (loyalist) John Oliver Weir (born 1950) is an Ulster loyalist born in the Republic of Ireland.
John Wilson Croker John Wilson Croker (20 December 1780 – 10 August 1857) was an Irish statesman and author.
John Winthrop Crozier The Rt Rev John Winthrop Crozier , DD (born 1879; died 1966) was the 9th Bishop of Tuam, Killala, and Achonry from 1939 to 1957.
Jonathan Swift Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer (first for the Whigs, then for the Tories), poet and cleric who became Dean of St...
Joseph Ferguson Peacocke Joseph Ferguson Peacocke (5 November 1835 – 26 May 1916) was a Church of Ireland clergyman, bishop of Meath from 1894 to 1897 and then Archbishop of Dublin from 1897 until 1915.
Joseph Gilfillan Joseph Alexander Gilfillan (1838-November 18, 1913) was an Episcopal missionary to Native Americans of the Ojibwa Tribe on White Earth Reservation in northern Minnesota during 35 years from 1873...
Katherine Plunket The Honourable Katherine Plunket (22 November 1820 – 14 October 1932) was an Irish aristocrat from County Louth, a prolific botanical illustrator and the oldest person in Irish history.
Katy French Katy Ellen French (31 October 1983 – 6 December 2007) was an Irish socialite, model, writer, television personality and charity worker.
Ken Clarke (bishop) The Rt. Rev. Kenneth Herbert Clarke, B.A. (born 23 May 1949), is the current Mission Director of SAMS UK & Ireland.
Ken Good Kenneth Raymond Good (born 1 November 1952) is the current Bishop of Derry and Raphoe.
Kenneth Herbert Clarke The Rt Rev Kenneth Herbert Clarke (born 23 May 1949) is the current Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh Educated at Sullivan Upper School and Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1965, h...
Lysach O'Ferrall Lysach O'Ferrall was an Irish Anglican bishop at the end of the 16th century and the very start of the 17th.
Maria Edgeworth Maria Edgeworth was a prolific Anglo-Irish writer of adults' and children's literature. She was one of the first realist writers in children's literature and was a significant figure in the evolution of the novel in Europe.
Mark Rainsford Sir Mark Rainsford (circa 1652 – 28 November 1709) was an Irish Lord Mayor of Dublin and the original founder of what was to become the Guinness Brewery.
Martin Mansergh Martin G.S. Mansergh (born 31 December 1946) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician and historian.
Mary Henry (politician) Mary Elizabeth Frances Henry is an Irish politician and a former Independent member of Seanad Éireann.
Mary Spring Rice Mary Ellen Spring Rice (14 September 1880 – 1 December 1924) was an Irish nationalist activist during the early 20th century.
Oliver Goldsmith Oliver Goldsmith (10 November 1730 – 4 April 1774) was an Irish novelist, playwright and poet, who is best known for his novel The Vicar of Wakefield (1766), his pastoral poem The Deserted...
Patrick Brontë The Reverend Patrick Brontë (17 March 1777 – 7 June 1861) was an Irish Anglican clergyman and writer who spent most of his adult life in England, and was the father of the writers Charlotte, Emi...
Patrick Cleburne Patrick Ronayne Cleburne (March 16 or March 17, 1828 – November 30, 1864) was an Irish American soldier, best known for his service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil...
Patrick MacMahon Patrick MacMahon, O.F.M. was an Irish Anglican bishop in the 16th century.
Patrick MacMahon (bishop) Patrick MacMahon, O.F.M. (died c.1572 or c.1575) was Bishop of Ardagh in Ireland, recognised at various times by both the Roman Catholic church in Ireland and the Church of Ireland.
Percy Dockrell Percy Dockrell was an Irish Fine Gael politician who served for twenty years as a Teachta Dála.
Percy French (William) Percy French (1 May 1854 – 24 January 1920) was one of Ireland's foremost songwriters and entertainers in his day.
Percy Jocelyn Percy Jocelyn (29 November 1764 – 3 September 1843) was Anglican Bishop of Clogher in the Church of Ireland from 1820 to 1822.
Philip Cross Philip Cross (1826–1888) from Dripsey, County Cork, Ireland was a physician convicted and hanged for the murder of his wife after an affair with his children's governess.
Raymond d’Audemar Orpen Raymond d’Audemar Orpen (31 August 1837 - 9 January 1930) was an eminent Irish clergyman in the first third of the 20th century.
Raymond Orpen Raymond d’Audemar Orpen (31 August 1837 - 9 January 1930) was an Irish cleric in the 20th century.
Rev. John Crosbie Right Reverend John Crosbie, alias Sean Mac an Chrosáin, died September 1621, Irish clergyman.
Rev. Thomas Connellan Rev. Thomas Connellan was an Irish writer and Catholic priest, who left the church to become a clergyman of the Church of Ireland.
Richard Bourke (bishop) The Honourable Richard Bourke (22 April 1767 - 15 November 1832) was the last Bishop of Waterford and Lismore before it merged with the defunct Ecclesiastical Province of Cashel.
Richard Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo, KP, GMSI, PC (21 February 1822 – 8 February 1872), styled Lord Naas between 1842 and 1867, was a statesman and prominent member of the British C...
Richard Brinsley Sheridan Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (30 October 17517 July 1816) was an Irish playwright and poet and long-term owner of the London Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Richard Edmund Meredith The Rt. Hon. Richard Edmund Meredith PC, QC (18 November 1855 - 1916), was the Master of the Rolls in Ireland, a Privy Councillor, Judge of the Supreme Court of Ireland and Judicial Commissioner of the Irish Land Commission.
Richard Fitzgerald Richard Fitzgerald VC (December 1831, St. Finbar's, Cork, Ireland – 1884 in India) was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face ...
Richard Graves (theologian) Richard Graves (1763–1829) was a theological scholar and author of the classic in its time, Graves on the Pentateuch.
Richard Graves MacDonnell Sir Richard Graves MacDonnell KCMG CB (name in) (3 September 1814 – 5 February 1881) was an Anglo-Irish lawyer, judge and colonial governor.
Robert Bent Knox Robert Bent Knox DD LL D (born 25 September 1808, died 23 October 1893) was the Church of Ireland Bishop of Down, Connor and Dromore from 1849 to 1886, and then Archbishop of Armagh and Primate ...
Robert Bonsall Pike Robert Bonsall Pike was Bishop of Meath from 1959 until his death on 27 December 1973.
Robert Boyd (bishop) Robert McNeil Boyd MC was the 11th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh from 1943 until 1945, when he was translated to Derry and Raphoe.
Robert Dowds Robert Dowds (born May 1953) is an Irish Labour Party politician.
Robert Emmet Robert Emmet (4 March 1778 – 20 September 1803) was an Irish nationalist and Republican, orator and rebel leader.
Robert Erskine Childers Robert Erskine Childers DSC (25 June 1870 – 24 November 1922), universally known as Erskine Childers, was the author of the influential novel The Riddle of the Sands and an Irish nat...
Robert Fowler (bishop of Ossory) The Rt Rev Robert Fowler, DD, MA became the last Bishop of Ossory in 1813 who then became the inaugural Bishop of Ossory, Ferns and Leighlin from 1835 until his death aged 75 on 31 Decem...
Robert Fowler (bishop) The Rt Rev Robert Fowler, DD, MA became the last Bishop of Ossory in 1813 who then became the inaugural Bishop of Ossory, Ferns and Leighlin from 1835 until his death aged 75 on 31 Decem...
Robert Hearn The Rt Rev Robert Thomas Hearn was the 9th Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross.
Robert James Graves Robert James Graves, M.D., F.R.C.S. (27 March 1796 – 20 March 1853) was an eminent Irish surgeon after whom Graves' disease takes its name.
Robert Knox (bishop) Robert Bent Knox DD LLD (born 25 September 1808, died 23 October 1893) was the Church of Ireland Bishop of Down, Connor and Dromore from 1849 to 1886, and then Archbishop of Armagh and Primate o...
Robert MacCarthy The Revd Dr Robert Brian MacCarthy is a clergyman in the Church of Ireland.
Robert Malachy Burke Robert Malachy Burke (aka "Bobby") (1907 – 20 September 1998) was a noted Christian Socialist and philanthropist.
Robert McNeil Boyd Robert McNeil Boyd MC was the 11th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh from 1943 until 1945, when he was translated to Derry and Raphoe.
Robert Miller (bishop) Robert Miller (1866–1931) was a Church of Ireland bishop in the first half of the 20th century.
Robert O'Hara Burke Robert O'Hara Burke (6 May 1820 or 1821– c. 28 June 1861) was a British soldier and police officer, who achieved fame as an Australian explorer.
Robert Pike (bishop) Robert Bonsall Pike was Bishop of Meath from 1959 until his death on 27 December 1973.
Rupert Guinness, 2nd Earl of Iveagh Rupert Edward Cecil Lee Guinness, 2nd Earl of Iveagh KG CB CMG VD ADC FRS, (29 March 1874 – 14 September 1967), was an Anglo-Irish businessman, politician, oarsman and philanthropist.
Sam Maguire Samuel "Sam" Maguire (1879 – 6 February 1927), an Irish republican and Gaelic footballer, is chiefly remembered as the eponym of the Sam Maguire Cup, given to the All-Ireland Senior Champions of...
Samuel Bennett Crooks The Very Reverend Samuel Bennett Crooks, OBE, TD was Dean of Belfast in the last third of the 20th century.
Samuel Crooks The Very Reverend Samuel Bennett Crooks, OBE, TD was Dean of Belfast in the last third of the 20th century.
Samuel Greenfield Poyntz Samuel Greenfield Poyntz (born 4 March 1926) was an eminent Irish clergyman and author in the last third of the 20th century.
Seán O'Casey Seán O'Casey (Seán Ó Cathasaigh, born John Casey, 30 March 1880 – 18 September 1964) was an Irish dramatist and memoirist.
Shane Ross Shane Peter Nathaniel Ross (born 11 July 1949) is an independent Irish politician and former business editor of the Sunday Independent.
Sheridan Le Fanu Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu (28 August 1814 – 7 February 1873) was an Irish writer of Gothic tales and mystery novels.
Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet Sir George Gabriel Stokes, 1st Baronet FRS (13 August 1819 – 1 February 1903), was a mathematician, physicist, politician and theologian.
Sir John Doyle, 1st Baronet General Sir John Doyle Bt, GCB, KCH, (17568 August 1834) was an officer in the British Army which he joined in March 1771 and went on to serve with distinction in the American War of Independenc...
Sir Mark Rainsford Sir Mark Rainsford was an Irish Lord Mayor of Dublin and the original founder of the Guinness Brewery.
Standish James O'Grady Standish James O'Grady (18 September 1846 – 18 May 1928) was an Irish author, journalist, and historian.
Standish O'Grady, 1st Viscount Guillamore The Rt. Hon. Standish O'Grady, 1st Viscount Guillamore, PC (1766 – 21 April 1840), from Cahir Guillamore, County Limerick, served as Lord Chief Baron of the Exchequer for Ireland for a number of...
Stephen Creagh Sandes The Rt Rev. Stephen Creagh Sandes, DD was a Church of Ireland bishop in the Nineteenth Century.
Stephen Kirwan Stephen Kirwan (aka Kerovan and O'Kirwan) was an Irish Anglican bishop.
Stephen Sandes The Right Reverend Stephen Creagh Sandes, DD was a Church of Ireland bishop in the Nineteenth century.
Sterling Berry Thomas Sterling Berry was the 9th Bishop of Killaloe, Kilfenora, Clonfert and Kilmacduagh.
Susan Denham Susan Denham (née Gageby; born 1945) is the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ireland.
T. C. Hammond Thomas Chatterton Hammond (born in Cork, Ireland on 20 February 1877 and died in Sydney, Australia on 16 November 1961) was an Irish Anglican cleric whose work on reformed theology and Protestan...
Theaker Wilder Theaker Wilder was the first Regius Professor of Greek and Senior Register at Trinity College, Dublin and became famous for being Oliver Goldsmith's 'learned savage' of a tutor.
Thekla Beere Thekla Beere was an Irish civil servant who chaired the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women in 1970 and was secretary of Irish Department of Transport and Power.
Theophilus Blakely Theophilus Blakely was an Irish Anglican priest: he was Dean of Connor from 1811 to 1824; Dean of Achonry from 1824 to 1839; and Dean of Down from then until his death on 1 December 1855.
Thomas Addis Emmet Thomas Addis Emmet (April 24, 1764 – November 14, 1827) was an Irish and American lawyer and politician.
Thomas Cleeve Sir Thomas Henry Cleeve (June 5, 1844 – December 19, 1908) was a Canadian-born businessman, domiciled in Ireland, who was elected High Sheriff of Limerick city on three occasions.
Thomas Collins (bishop) Thomas Gibson George Collins was Bishop of Meath for a short time in the second quarter of the 20th century.
Thomas Connellan (priest) Rev. Thomas Connellan (1855 – about 1920) was an Irish writer and Catholic priest, who left the church to become a clergyman of the Church of Ireland.
Thomas Davis (Young Irelander) Thomas Osborne Davis (14 October 1814 – 16 September 1845) was a revolutionary Irish writer who was the chief organiser and poet of the Young Ireland movement.
Thomas Elrington Thomas Elrington (1760–1835) was Provost of Trinity College, Dublin from 1811 to 1820, Bishop of Limerick, Ardfert and Aghadoe from 1820 to 1822, and Bishop of Ferns and Leighlin from then unti...
Thomas Gibson George Collins Thomas Gibson George Collins was Bishop of Meath for a brief spell in the second quarter of the 20th century Ordained in 1896, he began his career with a curacy at Maralin, after which he was ...
Thomas James Welland Thomas James Welland (31 March 1830-29 July 1907) was an Irish Anglican bishop.
Thomas Leland Thomas Leland (1722 - 1785) was an Irish historian, translator and academic and the author of the early gothic novel "Longsword, Earl of Salisbury: An Historical Romance", published in 1762.
Thomas Lewis O'Beirne The Rt Rev Thomas Lewis O'Beirne was Bishop of Ossory from 1795 to 1798 when he was translated to Meath.
Thomas Meredith Gregor Johann Mendel (July 20, 1822 – January 6, 1884) was a German-speaking Silesian scientist and Augustinian friar who gained posthumous fame as the founder of the new science of genetics.
Thomas O'Beirne The Right Reverend Thomas Lewis O'Beirne (1749 – 17 February 1823), was an Anglican bishop, Bishop of Ossory from 1795 to 1798 when he was translated to Meath.
William Butler Yeats William Butler Yeats (; 13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939) was an Irish poet and playwright, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature.
William Carleton William Carleton (20 February 1794, Prolusk (often spelt as Prillisk as on his gravestone), Clogher, County Tyrone – 30 January 1869, Sandford Road, Ranelagh, Dublin) was an Irish writer and nov...
William Cecil De Pauley William Cecil de Pauley (1893-30 March 1968) was a Church of Ireland bishop and author in the 20th century.
William Kerr (bishop) William Shaw Kerr was an Irish Anglican bishop, the first Bishop of Down and Dromore in the Church of Ireland.
William Knox (bishop) The Rt Rev William Knox (June 14, 1762 - July 10, 1831) was Bishop of Killaloe and Kilfenora from 1794 to 1803 when he was translated to Derry.
William Magenis William Magenis, DD was Dean of Kilmore from 1801 until his death on 22 January 1825: there is a memorial to him in Kilmore Cathedral.
William Moore (bishop) The Rt Rev William Richard Moore (1858–1930) was Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh from 1915 to 1930.
William N. Rowe William Nelson Rowe (1867 – 2 May 1916) was a member of the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC), fatally shot during a police raid on the home of the Kent family at Castlelyons, County Cork.
William Pakenham Walsh The Rt Rev William Pakenham Walsh, DD, MA was a 19th century Anglican priest and author.
William Richard Moore The Rt Rev William Richard Moore ( 1858 – 1930 ) was Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh from 1915 to 1930.
William Rowan Hamilton Sir William Rowan Hamilton (midnight, 3-4 August 1805 – 2 September 1865) was an Irish physicist, astronomer, and mathematician, who made important contributions to classical mechanics, op...
William Shaw Kerr The Rt Rev William Shaw Kerr, DD was the inaugural Bishop of Down and Dromore Born in 1873 and educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1897, his first post was a curacy at Lurgan.
William Sheridan (Irish bishop) William Sheridan was a 17th-century Irish clergyman, who was Bishop of Kilmore and Ardagh between 1682 and 1691, having previously served as Dean of Down from 1669 to 1682.
William Smith O'Brien William Smith O'Brien (Liam Mac Gabhann Ó Briain; 17 October 1803 – 18 June 1864) was an Irish Nationalist and Member of Parliament (MP) and leader of the Young Ireland movement.
William Stockley William Frederick Paul Stockley, M.A. D.Litt., (29 June 1859 – 22 July 1943) was an Irish academic, Sinn Féin politician and Teachta Dála (TD).
William Trevor William Trevor, KBE (born 24 May 1928), is an Irish novelist, playwright and short story writer.
Winifred Mary Letts Winifred Mary Letts (1882 - 1972) was an English-born writer who spent most of her life in Ireland.
Wolfe Tone Theobald Wolfe Tone, commonly known as Wolfe Tone (20 June 1763 – 19 November 1798), was a leading Irish revolutionary figure and one of the founding members of the United Irishmen and is ...