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John MacBride
Birth: May 7, 1865
County Mayo, Ireland
Death: May 5, 1916
Kilmainham
County Dublin, Ireland

Social reformer who was involved in the Easter 1916 Uprising in Dublin. He signed the Irish Republic Proclamation, which was read on the steps of the General Post Office on Sackville Street. He was court martialled under the Defence of The Realms Acts, and was sentenced to death. He and his fellow signers were then shot in the former stone-breakers' yard at Kilmainham Jail, Dublin. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Maud Gonne (1866 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Sean MacBride (1904 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arbour Hill Cemetery
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 03, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4271
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- Marty Stewart
 Added: May. 7, 2016
Your ultimate sacrifice, John Mc Bride, on this day, the 100th anniversary of your parting, will never be forgotten. You helped to re-ignite our country's need for self-government of which I am proud to be part of today. May you rest in peace.
- Gerard Quigley
 Added: May. 5, 2016
A dedicated and brave man who died for his country and beliefs. His sacrifice was not in vain.
- Green Hobbit
 Added: May. 5, 2016
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