1737 in Ireland
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This article lists events from the year 1737 in Ireland.
- 9 April - William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire, appointed Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in succession to Lionel Sackville, 1st Duke of Dorset (sworn 7 September).
- 29 August - Proclamation reducing the ratio of gold to silver in coins of Ireland to conform with the British standard.
- 1 September - The News Letter is first published in Belfast by Francis Joy, making it the world's oldest existing English language newspaper.
- 18 April - William Hazlitt, Unitarian minister and writer (died 1820).
- 2 May - William Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne, British Whig statesman, Home Secretary in 1782 and Prime Minister 1782-1783 (died 1805).
- 14 May - George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, statesman, colonial administrator and diplomat (died 1806).
- Christopher Hewetson, sculptor (approximate date; died 1798).
- Joseph Wall, British army officer, colonial governor and murderer (hanged 1802).
- 7 August - Hugh MacMahon, Roman Catholic Bishop of Clogher, later Archbishop of Armagh (born 1660).
- November - Sir Gerard Lally, Jacobite and French military officer.