William McKinley, 25th President of the U.S.A., Talk by S Alex Blair
William McKinley, 25th President of the U.S.A., Whose ancestors came from, Conagher Dervock.
Local History talk by S Alex Blair
William McKinley was one of many Scotch-Irish presidents with Ulster links. His links lay in Conagher and Mr Blair will untangle the family lineage which links Conagher to The White House. He will tell of the 25th Presidents progress to the highest office in the U.S.A. and how his presidency ended in tragically in assassination. It is a poignant story of conscientious endeavour and great potential brought to a sudden and dramatic close.
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