From A Compendium of Irish Biography, 1878
O'Beirne, Bishop Thomas Lewis
O'Brien, Murtough II.
O'Brien, Donough Cairbreach
O'Brien, Conor na Siudaine
O'Brien, Brian Roe
O'Brien, Murrough, 1st Earl of Thomond
O'Brien, Conor, 3rd Earl of Thomond
O'Brien, Donough, 4th Earl of Thomond
O'Brien, Murrough, 6th Baron and Earl of Inchiquin
O'Brien, Daniel, Viscount Clare
O'Brien, Sir Lucius
O'Brien, William Smith
O'Brien, James Thomas
O'Brien, Captain Jeremiah
O'Brien, Bishop Terence Albert
O'Byrne, Fiagh Mac Hugh
O'Connell, Count Daniel
O'Connor, Feargus Edward
O'Conor, Cathal Crovderg
O'Conor, Charles, D.D.
In Popular Rhymes and Sayings of Ireland (first published in 1924) John J. Marshall examines the origin of a variety of rhymes and sayings that were at one time in vogue around different parts of the country, including those which he recalled from his own childhood in County Tyrone. Numerous riddles, games and charms are recounted, as well as the traditions of the ‘Wren Boys’ and Christmas Rhymers. Other chapters describe the war cries of prominent Irish septs and the names by which Ireland has been personified in literature over the centuries.
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