Kitty Kiernan

?-1945; engaged to Michael Collins; ed. St Ita’s School, Dublin; ran Granard Hotel, Co. Longford; also the object of attentions from Harry Boland; m. Felix Cronin, Quartermaster Gen. of Free State Army; d. Bright’s disease, 1945; see Leon Ó Broin, ed., The Letters of Michael Collins and Kitty Kiernan (Dublin: G&M 1983).


Anthologised in Katie Donovan, A. N. Jeffares, and Brendan Kennelly, eds., Ireland’s Women (Dublin: G&M 1994).

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