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Lunchtime Talk: Knights of Kerry

August 19, 2019 @ 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

John Fitzgerald, 12th Knight of Kerry, who held on to his family’s ancestral estates during the political upheaval of the 17th century, is the subject of this captivating talk by historian Tom Dillon.

Tom Dillon graduated from the University of Limerick with an MA in History of the Family with first class honours in 2014. Between 2014-2018, Tom gave numerous lectures on the involvement of Kerry people in the First World War and wrote the hugely successful 1916 centenary supplement published by Kerry’s Eye. Tom is a volunteer and researcher at Kerry County Museum.


August 19, 2019
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm