Michael Banim

















































Michael Banim 1796-1874

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Born in Kilkenny. He was the older brother of John. He ran the family grocery business in Kilkenny and from 1852-1873 he was the Postmaster for Kilkenny. He wrote half of the collected works of The Tales by the O’Hara Family and supplied John with much background material. He is buried in Kilkenny.



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