Helena Molony

Helena MolonyHelena Molony (1883-1967) was appointed organiser of the Irish Women Workers' Union by James Connolly in 1915. She was a member of the Irish Citizens' Army in the 1916 Easter Rising.

She was an IWWU official; on the Dublin Trades Council until 1939 and an Irish Trade Union Congress Executive Member in 1921 and 1933-37, becoming its second Woman President in 1937.