He mar 3 December 1929 to
[Anna or Annie on mar cert].
She was dau of William Shortis, merchant, and sister of Paddy Shortis, who died in 1916. See tree.
They mar at St.Michael's RC church, Dun Laoghaire. See transcript. She is listed as of Ballybunion, Co.Kerry.
Richard was a district court judge in Kerry.
In 1958, he bought Blennerville House, Blennerville, Co.Kerry (the former Blennerhassett and Chute house).
He wrote a play, "The Evidence I Shall Give", performed at the Abbey Theatre in 1961.
He died 1975, Blennerville.
Richard and Anne had issue:
Plaque to Paddy Shortis, Ballybunion, Co.Kerry.
This is on the Shortis family pub where he was born.
This survives today. Called Shortis' bar, or The Bunker Lounge.
See wider street view. It is opposite "Cissie Mac's".
Photo from here.
Note the plaque is similar to the plaque to The O'Rahilly in Ballylongford, Co.Kerry.
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