Munroe, Monroe—These two names are the anglicised forms of Mac An Rothaich, a clan located in Cromarty in the North of Scotland, and descended from Donald O'Kane and his sept who went from the banks of the River Roe, in Derry, and settled at Ferindonald (Fearr an Domhnuill), in that county, hence the name of Monroe, from the River Roe in Co. Derry.
Alphabetical Index of Surnames
Truelove's Journal: A Bookshop Novella
"Beautiful, different and touching. Short, sweet and lovely. Made me cry. You sense that this is a true story veiled in the guise of fiction as are all the best stories."
Although ostensibly set in England, this story was penned by an Irish bookseller under the pseudonym of Ralph St John Featherstonehaugh.
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