Bríd O’Siadhail: Born: Feb 28th, 1942; died: June 17th, 2013
Bríd O’Siadhail (née Ní Chearbhaill), who was from Gaoth Dobhair in Donegal, lived most of her life in Dublin married to the poet Micheal O’Siadhail, and for some years as teacher and then principal in a city primary school.
Colleagues and former pupils all describe her as a superb and much-loved teacher. She taught in the national school in Killeshandra, Co Cavan before moving to Goldenbridge in Dublin. Later she became principal at Scoil Chaoimhín in Marlborough Street.