Michael Doheny (1805 - 1862)

Michael Doheny (1805-1862) was a member of the Young Ireland movement who participated in the Young Irelander Rebellion of 1848 in Ballingarry, County Tipperary. Having escaped arrest for his role in the rebellion by fleeing to the United States, he became a member of the Fenian Brotherhood as well as a founder and company commander of the 69th Infantry Regiment, mainly comprised of Irish Americans, during the American Civil War.


The Felon’s Track (1849)