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Margaret Wolfe Hungerford

Margaret Wolfe Argles Hungerford

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder Margaret Wolfe Argles Hungerford … is a quote that is well known to all of us and was originally penned by Margaret Wolfe Argles Hungerford [H.2a=] (born 27 April 1859) in her book Molly Bawn, the story of a flirtatious and petulant Irish girl, who arouses her lover’s jealousy […]

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Hungerfords of Ireland

This chart shows the descendants of Captain Thomas Hungerford of Rathbarry [SH1] who emigrated to Australia and New Zealand – Becher [B], John Thomas [J], Emanuel [E], Richard [R], Ryder [Y], Henry (H), Townsend [T]. Other Hungerfords  from this family went to Canada, Jamaica and beyond, but are not shown for the sake of brevity. […]

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