14 relations: Áine Ní Dhroigneáin, County Limerick, Edward MacLysaght, Kevin Thornton (chef), Kevin Thornton (footballer), Mairtin Thornton, Michael Thornton (Medal of Honor, awarded 1884), Micheál Ó Droigheaín, Plantations of Ireland, Portmanteau, Ros na Rún, Sean Thornton, The Quiet Man, Thornton (surname).
Áine Ní Dhroigneáin is an Irish actress who was formerly a regular on TG4 drama Ros na Rún.
County Limerick (Contae Luimnigh) is a county in Ireland.
Edward MacLysaght (Éamonn Mac Giolla Iasachta; 6 November 1887 – 4 March 1986) was one of the foremost genealogists of twentieth century Ireland.
Kevin Thornton is an Irish celebrity chef, radio and television personality and author, known for featuring on television series such as Guerrilla Gourmet and Heat and characterised by a supposed dislike of chips and confirmed dislike of pizza.
Kevin Anthony Thornton (born 9 July 1986, in Drogheda) is an Irish footballer who currently plays for Hinckley AFC, where he plays as a midfielder.
Mairtin Thornton (died 1984) was an Irish heavyweight boxer in the 1940s.
Michael Thornton (1856–??) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor.
Micheál Ó Droigheaín, Irish national school teacher and Brigadier of the South Connemara Brigade, Irish Republican Army, fl.
Plantations in 16th- and 17th-century Ireland involved the confiscation of land by the English crown and the colonisation of this land with settlers from the island of Great Britain.
A portmanteau or portmanteau word is a linguistic blend of words,, p. 644 in which parts of multiple words or their phones (sounds) are combined into a new word, as in smog, coined by blending smoke and fog, or motel, from motor and hotel.
Ros na Rún is a long-running Irish soap opera produced for the Irish-language television channel, TG4.
Sean Thornton (born 18 May 1983) is a professional footballer currently playing for Drogheda United in SSE Airtricity League.
The Quiet Man is a 1952 Technicolor American romantic comedy-drama film directed by John Ford.
Thornton is a surname found in Ireland and Britain.