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Welcome to the website of Homan Potterton, Irish author, genealogist, and art historian. On this site you will find details of books by Homan and an abridged version of his family tree of the Pottertons in Ireland. Find out more.

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Posted by Homan on 21 October 2017


Robin Hanbury Tenison the explorer, who has spent much of his life travelling in the world’s rainforests and deserts and campaigning to protect both them and their people, was brought... Read more

Posted by Homan on 21 October 2017

Have we had enough Irish childhoods?

That’s the question asked by novelist Isabel Colegate (‘The Shooting Party’ [1980]) in The Spectator (3 April 2004). She was reviewing the paperback edition of Rathcomick which had just been... Read more