HISTORY

 

Famous O'Briens in History

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Dermod O'Brien - (1865-1945) Painter
Edward Conor Marshal O'Brien - (1881-1952) Yachtsman and Author
Eileen O'Brien - (1925-1986) Journalist.
George O'Brien - (1892-1973) Economist
James (BRONTERRE) O'Brien - (1805-1864) Chartist
Kate O'Brien - (1897-1974) Novelist and Dramatist
Liam O'Brien (O'BRIAIN) - (188-1974) Patriot and scholar.
MANCHESTER MARTYRS, the (ALLEN, LARKIN AND O'BRIEN)
Murrough O'Brien First Earl of Inchiquin - (1614-1674) "Murcha na dToitean" (Murcha of the Burnings). (The book 'Murrough of the Burnings' available here)
Peter O'Brien - (1842-1914) Lord Chief Justice.
Richard Barry O'Brien - ( 1847-1918) Lawyer and Author
Tommy O'Brien - (1905-1988) Journalist and Broadcaster
William O'Brien - (1853-1928) Nationalist and Author
William O'Brien - (1881-1968) Trade Union Pioneer
William Smith O'Brien - (1803-1864) Nationalist -  Famine Warhouse 1848
Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien - (1939-1999) You'll be surprised on this one!
Richard Barry O'Brien
Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh