Hidden historical heroines (#12: Granuaile)

  Grace O’Malley (Gráinne Ní Mháille), c. 1530 – c. 1603, was Queen of Umaill, chieftain of the Ó Máille clan and a pirate (yes, a pirate) of Tudor Ireland. She is more commonly known by her nickname Granuaile.   Granuaile was born around 1530, the only legitimate child of Eoghan Dubhdara Ó Máille – […]