James Stephens the Fenian
 

 

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James Stephens (The Fenian) 1824-1901

Born in Kilkenny. He was a Young Irelander and Founder, Organiser and Chief of the Fenian Brotherhood. His promised rebellion in 1865 which never happened lost him much support, particularly in America. He 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