Martin Counihan

1920 Oct 26 The IRA arrested Counihan near his home. He was tried by an IRA Court Martial, and according to the IRA he giving information to the RIC. He was sentenced to death, and shot that night. In spite of being shot, hw made his way 3 miles to Bodyke, where he died in the pub

 

1864 Oct 4. Born

 

1886 Oct 4. Married

 

1901 census at Feakle, Ayle, Clare

1911 census at Ayle, Clare

 

1920 Oct 26. Shot

IRA Witness Statement

 

 

 

 

Shot by IRA as British spies