Willhelmina Rebecca O’Hegarty

1890-1962 [née Smith]; b. Co. Derry, ed. Bedford Coll., London; teacher; m. P. S. O’Hegarty; joined Cumann na mBán; chairwoman of Saor an Leanbh; Treasurer of the Irish College, Donegal; fnd. with Mary Kettle Joint Committee of Women’s Societies and Social Workers, lobbying for women’s and children’s rights.

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