Michael Murphy [Rev.]
?1767-1798; parish priest of Ballycanew; joined the United Irishmen; shot
on horseback while leading the attack on Arklow.
Alfred Webb, Compendium of Irish Biography (Dublin 1878),
cites R. R. Madden on his role in Battle of Arklow and his death on horseback
by roundshot; also cited is J. A. Froudes account.