Kathleen Daly Clarke
 

 

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Kathleen Daly Clarke 1878-1972

Born in Limerick. She was a sister of Edward Daly and the widow of Thomas Clarke, both leaders in the 1916 Rising. She was a revolutionary in her own right. She was active in Cumann na mBan both before and after Easter 1916 and was imprisoned for conspiracy for nine months in 1918. She was elected to the Dáil and was opposed to the Treaty. She became the first Lady Mayor of Dublin in 1939. She is buried in Dublin.

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "Dead and Buried in Dublin - An Illustrated Guide to the Historic Graves of Dublin.  Click here to order a copy of this book