Elizabeth Burke-Plunkett

Politician

1865 – 1944

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Who was Elizabeth Burke-Plunkett?

Elizabeth Mary Margaret Burke-Plunkett, Countess of Fingall was born in Moycullen, a daughter of George Edmond Burke of Danesfield and became an activist in Irish industrial, charitable and cultural groups, serving as second president of the Camogie Association and first president of the Irish Countrywomen's Association.

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Born
1865
Mountbellew
Also known as
  • Daisy Burke
Religion
  • History of the term "Catholic"
  • Catholicism
Died
1944
Dublin

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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