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My ancestors - Kickham - Contents

  The house where he died, Dun Laoghaire

The house where he was waked, Thurles

His grave, Mullinahone

Kickham memorial, Mullinahone

Statue, Tipperary town

"Kickham's tree" near Mullinahone



Memorials to Charles Joseph Kickham, the Fenian

Memorials to Charles Joseph Kickham, the Fenian.

The house where Kickham died, Dun Laoghaire

The house where Kickham died, 2 Montpelier Place, Dun Laoghaire (close to Blackrock), Co.Dublin.
Photo 2013. See full size.
See close-up of plaque to Kickham.
There also used to be a sign calling it "Kickham House".
See street view.

The house where Kickham was waked, Thurles

"Kickham House", Liberty Square, Thurles, Co.Tipperary.
From street view.

Plaque to Kickham on "Kickham House", Thurles.
From here.

Kickham's grave, Mullinahone

See entry on

Kickham's grave, Catholic church yard, Mullinahone.
Location: Directly behind church at back.
Photo 2008. See larger and full size.
See other shot.

Side view of the grave.
Photo 2008. See full size.

Kickham memorial, Mullinahone

There is a Kickham Memorial (unveiled 1982) opposite the Catholic church in Mullinahone.

The Kickham Memorial, Mullinahone.
Photo 2013. See full size.
See other angle and head on and wider shot.
See also 2009 screenshot from street view.

Statue, Tipperary town

Kickham Place in Tipperary town is named after the Fenian.
It has an impressive statue of Kickham, opposite the AIB Bank.
Unveiled in 1898 by old Fenian John O'Leary.

Statue of Kickham, Tipperary town.
From street view.

Statue of Kickham, Tipperary town.
Image courtesy of Cork Multitext Project, UCC (see here). Used with permission.
Originally from [Comerford, 1979].

"Kickham's tree", near Mullinahone

"Kickham's tree" was a tree a few miles SW of Mullinahone, at Gurteen (see map).
Kickham used to walk to it from Mullinahone, and sit there and think.
A bench was erected there in his memory in 1951.
Unfortunately, the tree decayed and later had to be cut down.

"Kickham's tree", at Gurteen.
From street view.


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