Irish People of interest in Newport County, RI

The four Kirwin brother firefighters
Photo courtesy of Kathryn Whitney Lucey
 
 

Former Newport Mayors at
Newport City Hall
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Michael Butler, Born County Kilkenny, 1829. Came to Newport 1848. Had Greenhouse off Van Zandt. First marriage at new St. Mary's.

Blackjack Sullivans's Family and Livery Business Circa 1890



Bridget O'Farrell - Wedding 1853
Father worked at Fort Adams 1829



1919 - Eamon Devalera
Greeting James O'Brien @ Newport Harbor


1913 photo of the Hibernian Rifles