Bates, Daisy May
(1859–1951), welfare worker for Aborigines, anthropologist, and eccentric, was born 21 October 1859 in Roscrea, Co. Tipperay, third among six children of James Dwyer , catholic tradesman and blacksmith, and Bridget Dwyer (née Hunt). Her twin brother, Francis, died…...
O'Rourke, Madeleine C. (1951–2006), aviator and organiser of aviation
events, was born in south Dublin in the spring of 1951, the
daughter of Peter J. Byrne and his
wife Olive (née Poole); there was an older brother. Her father was an electrical
engineer with the…...