Bernard O'Hara

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Known as "one of Ireland's foremost scholars on Davitt", Bernard O'Hara has published eight books and numerous articles on Irish history. His list of publications includes many relating to the history and heritage of County Mayo. His latest book is a concise biography of Michael Davitt, first published in 2006 by Mayo County in association with the Michael Davitt Memorial Association.

Bernard is the former Registrar of the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT). Prior to his role as Registrar, he was Head of the School of Business and Humanities, a School with over 1,600 full-time and 1,000 part-time students. He has lectured widely in Business Studies, history and heritage topics at the GMIT, the National University of Ireland Galway (
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Michael Davitt’s Mother



Catherine Davitt, nee Kielty, Michael Davitt’s mother (c1820-1880)
This year (2020) is believed to be the bicentenary of the birth Catherine Kielty, who became the mother of the great Irish patriot and founder of the Land League, Michael Davitt, 1846-1906. While the exact date of her birth has not been established, she is said to have been born in or around 1820 beside the round tower in the parish Read more of this blog post »
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