Robert Day (1836-1914), Cork Antiquarian, Early Photographer,  Magistrate, Businessman, Part of his Collection ended with with William Randolph Hearst, British Museum, Grand Father Writer, Robert Gibbins.

Cork Historical and Archaeological Society have 164 articles by im online:

Member Cuverian Society and President of its successor Cork Historical and Archaeological Society.  His articles and book reviews show an extraordinary degree of scholarship.  There is probably Huguenot ancestry looking at his entry in Pike’s Biographies.

Some of his 11 children married into Cork’s network of Quaker business families, Pims, Beale.


The artist and architect Patrick Scott was a member of the extended family.