Thomas & Michael Waldron

It is extraordinary that little has been written about these murders. The two men were taken from their house and shot by a group of men. Both the IRA and the British believed it was part of a Land Dispute. One would have thought that a Republican Court would have dealt with it and that something would be available.

1911 census at Aghaderry, Loughglynn is this family of Waldrons. Michael does not tie up with GRO death age, and there is no Thomas of right age

1911 census Aghaderry, Loughglynn returns appear to be missing. This is where the men were farming when shot

1921 Jul 8 . Waldron brothers murdered

 

Irish Deaths GRO shows Thomas Waldron was born 1881 and Michael born 1884

British Inquest

It is the file letters that show what the British believed had happened

 

 

 

 

Shot by IRA as British spies