19 October-Kathleen Barry Moloney

The Barry family ran a successful dairy farm at Tombeagh, Hacketstown, Carlow and a retail business in Fleet Street, Dublin. The Barrys were a republican family and the eldest, Kathleen Barry, was a member of the University branch of Cumann na mBan. Her younger brother Kevin, a medical student, was hanged for his activities during the war of independence. Kathleen Barry was born in Dublin in the year 1896 On This Day

Fleet Street Dublin photo

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