Laois (Leix)

Astronomers

Cahill, Daniel William  (1796-1864), born in Arless, he was a Roman Catholic preacher, lecturer, writer and educator. He taught astronomy in Ireland and lectured there and in the United States which he visited in 1859. He died in Boston, Massachusetts (see ODNB).

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