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Booth, Eva Selina Gore- (1870–1926), suffragist and poet, was born on 22 May 1870 at Lissadell, co. Sligo, Ireland, the second of three daughters and the third of the five children of Sir Henry William Gore-Booth, fifth baronet (1843–1900), Anglo-Irish landlord and Arctic...

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Day, Susanne Rouviere (1875/6–1964), suffragist and writer, was born in Cork city into a family of prosperous merchants; little is known of her early life. She described herself as being 'five-foot seven', and of 'ample proportions … a wild Irishwoman with all the native and national love of a row boiling in my veins' (...

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Fitzgerald [married name Foley], Lady Lucy Anne (1771–1851), radical, was born on 5 February 1771, the seventeenth of nineteen children of James Fitzgerald, first duke of Leinster (1722–1773), politician, and his wife, Lady Emily Lennox [see Fitzgerald, Emilia Mary (1731-1814)], society hostess, daughter of ...