1825 in Ireland
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Events from the year 1825 in Ireland.
- 9 March – the Unlawful Societies (Ireland) Act proscribes both the Catholic Association and the Orange Order.
- 27 June – the Excise Licences Act raises Irish excise licences to bring them in line with those of Great Britain.
- Foundation of the Provincial Bank of Ireland.
- Portlaw in County Waterford is established as a model village by the Malcomson family, Quaker cotton mill owners.
- Paddle steamers (Dasher and Arrow) first introduced on the Portpatrick to Donaghadee packet service.
- Over 1,800 Irish residents leave Cork to emigrate to Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, in a scheme administered by Canadian trader and politician Peter Robinson.
Arts and literature
- April – the first series of Tales by the O'Hara Family, by John and Michael Banim, is published.
- May – the Royal Hibernian Academy holds its first exhibition of art in Dublin.
- Thomas Crofton Croker publishes the first volumes of his Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland.
- Charles Maturin's novel Leixlip Castle is published posthumously.
- William Hamilton Maxwell's military adventure novel O'Hara is published.
- Sydney, Lady Morgan, publishes Absenteeism.
- 13 April – D'Arcy McGee, journalist, politician in Canada, assassinated (died 1868).
- 16 May – Valentine Browne, 4th Earl of Kenmare, peer (died 1905).
- 16 May – John McGovern, soldier, recipient of the Victoria Cross for gallantry in 1857 at Delhi, India (died 1888).
- 17 June – Richard Harte Keatinge, recipient of the Victoria Cross for gallantry in 1858 at Chundairee, India (died 1904).
- 4 November – Frederick Dobson Middleton, British general noted for his service particularly in the North-West Rebellion (died 1898).
- 6 February – John Connolly, second bishop of the Roman Catholic diocese of New York (born 1750).
- 22 August – Richard Hely-Hutchinson, 1st Earl of Donoughmore, politician (born 1756).
- John Templeton, naturalist and botanist (born 1766).
- Moody, T. W.; et al., eds. (1989). A New History of Ireland. 8: A Chronology of Irish History. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-821744-2.
- "Parades and Marches – Chronology 2: Historical Dates and Events". Conflict Archive on the Internet (CAIN). Retrieved 2010-01-28.
- "Portpatrick Harbour". Canmore. Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Retrieved 2014-10-04.
- "To Portpatrick". Donaghadee Historical Society. Retrieved 2014-10-04.