My schoolfriend arrived from Germany this week. Besides long walks at the nearby beach and a lot of talks about the old days, we are visiting places all over Ireland this week. 147 more words
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John Kelly lived in Killanne in the parish of Rathnure and was a leader who fought in the United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798.
While Kelly was obviously well-known to rebels and loyalists alike during the short duration of the Wexford rising, almost nothing is known of him outside this time. 218 more words