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Plunkett, Grace, 1888-1955



  • Existence: 1888-03-04 - 1955-12-13

Biographical Note

Grace Gifford Plunkett was associated with the Republican movement. She married Joseph M. Plunkett in Kilmainham Gaol hours before he was executed for his role in the 1916 Eater Rising.

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Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Grace Gifford Plunkett letter and article


The collection consists of a letter from Grace Gifford Plunkett to her fiancé Joseph M. Plunkett while he recovered from surgery at a nursing home in Dublin, Ireland, two nights before the Easter Rising. Also included is a newspaper clipping from 1966 discussing the letter.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1916 April 22, 1966 April 12