Misc:  Fenianism and School Teachers 33 names

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File contributed by: Mary Heaphy


By a return to an order of the House of Commons, dated the 
8th March, 1866, of "all schoolmasters arrested in Ireland 
for Ribbonism, sedition, or Fenianism, from the 1st Jan. 
1860, to the latest date ascertainable"

Of these thirty one were charged with Fenianism, two with 
Ribbonism, and one with sedition, and the entire 34 appear 
under the description of National School Teachers.

Their names and the schools to which they were attached are 
given thus:-

Doherty, Thomas, Brougham, Tipperary.

Hyland, Michael, Galway.

Darragh, Daniel, Ballycastle, Antrim.

Mulligan, Patrick, Manooney, Armagh.

Cheevers, James, Glynn, Carlow.

Duggan, Thomas, Ballincollig, Cork.

Gleeson, Jeremiah, Knocknagowna, Cork.

Sullivan, Cornelius, Blarney Village, Cork.

Conway, William, Passage, W. Cork.

Leary, James, Carrigtoohill, Cork.

Cronin, Michael, Rosnacahara, Cork.

Lehane, James, Lisheen, Cork.

Monsell, Declan, Skull, Cork.

Brien, Bartholomew, Cooscroneen, Cork.

Murphy, Patrick, Cahergariffe, Cork.

O'Donnell, Patrick, Arranmore Island, Donegal.

Magee, John, Dromore, Down.

Kelliher, Daniel, Killarney, Kerry.

O'Callaghan, James, Ballyhane, Kilkenny.

Goff, Arthur, Leitrim, Leitrim.

Wall, William, Kilmallock, Limerick.

Abitt, William, Phillipstown, Louth.

Curry, Henry. M., Belcarra, Mayo.

Duffy, John, Lisanski, Mayo.

Hyland, James, Cross, Mayo.

Flanagan, John Balnabarna, Meath.

Roche, Edward, Tedoo, Monaghan.

Brien, Patrick, Tubercurry, Sligo.

Cleary, Michael, Clerihan, Tipperary.

Dwyer, John, Tipperary, Tipperary.

M'Guinness, Patrick, Crowenstown, Westmeath.

O'Toole, John, Coolquarry, Wexford.

Byrne, Hugh, Kingstown.

(Only 33 names are listed.)

"From-Fenian heroes and martyrs."