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2017 O'Molloy Gathering !

The Global Gathering of the O'Molloy Clan will be held on August 25th, 26th and 27th, in Tullamore, County Offaly, Ireland. The schedule of events is as follows:

Friday, August 25

Early evening meeting at the Molloy Esker Hill Golf Club for food and drink and to meet old and new O'Molloy Clan members. Presentations will be made on the history of the Molloys in Offaly and DNA genealogy.

Our special guest speaker will be noted DNA Genealogist Dr. Maurice Gleeson. Dr. Gleeson was voted Ireland's "Superstar Genealogist" in a 2016 poll.

Dr. Gleeson is a popular researcher and lecturer who has worked tirelessly to extend an understanding of genetic genealogy to beginners and to bring together DNA specialists from all round the world to discuss and share developments in this fast moving field of research. Dr. Gleeson is also a co-administrator on the Family Tree DNA Molloy Project.

Saturday, August 26th

Saturday morning a tour bus will take us to Durrow Cross, then we're off to the new Tullamore Dew distillery and a tour and a presentation of a plaque to commemorate our ancestor Micheal Molloy, who was the founder of the distillery that would eventually become Tullamore Dew. Our tour will continue with visits to historical Molloy sites at Ballyboy and Rathlin and lunch at Dan and Mollys in Ballyboy. We will return to Tullamore at approximately 5pm.

Saturday night will consist of dinner and entertainment at the infamous Charlville Castle. Charleville Castle is a Gothic-style castle bordering the town of Tullamore, near the River Clodiagh. It is considered one of the finest castles of its type in all of Ireland.

Sunday, August 27

Options include visting Clonmacnoise or playing golf at Esker Hills Golf Club.

Advance registration is encouraged for the Friday historical lectures, Saturday's bus tour, dinner and entertainment. Please email info@omolloy.com if you have questions or would like to reserve a ticket for any or all of the activties. Seating is limited.

2017 O'Molloy Gathering - Bookings:

Each option is available individually to purchase. There is a discounted package available which includes everything . Please select the discounted package if you wish to purchase all items below.

Membership €20


Registration €20


Events on Friday in Esker Hills Golf Club including DNA talk, music and supper €25


Tour on Saturday €25


Banquet Charleville Castle €35


Discounted Total Package €120


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