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Peter Tuohy

Peter Tuohy from Tuamgraney served as President from 1979 to 1980.  He was also very active with the Clare Hurlers and United Irish Counties.  He came to New York in 1950 and quickly immersed himself in the Irish Scene in America and played with distinction with the Clare Hurlers for 10 years.  He was also very active with the Brooklyn St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee.  His wife Theresa is from Dungloe in Donegal.  The family owned and operated the All Ireland Irish Import Store in Bayridge.  He also worked in the Board of Education and in the bar and restaurant business.  he was honoured as guest of honour at the 1985 Annual Ball.

Their children

Patrick Tuohy

Peter Tuohy

John Tuohy

Michael Tuohy

Eileen Tuohy.

 

His sister Mary lived in Bay Ridge and brother Tom Tuohy in Red Bank New Jersey.