Delia Murphy

















































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Delia Murphy 1902-1971

Born in Claremorris, County Mayo. She was known as the Ballad Queen of Ireland in the nineteen thirties, forties and fifties. A memorial was unveiled to her at Annesfield, Killeens Cross, Roundfort in 1982. She was married to Thomas J. Kiernan. She is buried in Dublin.

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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