Fr. Henry Reid Receives National Life Membership

Father Henry Reid, NY State Chaplain for the Ancient Order of Hibernians has been awarded National Life Membership. Father Reid received his Life Member medallion at the Suffolk County AOH Board meeting held on October 17, 2018 at Division 9’s John Hennessy Hall in Mt. Sinai, NY. 

In attendance was NY AOH State President and National Life Member Vic Vogel, National Life Member Walter Butler, NYS AOH Secretary John Manning, Suffolk County AOH President Jerry Belmont, along with other NYS Board officers, Suffolk County Board and division officers and members.

Father Reid was ordained in 2006 at the age of 37 for the Diocese of Rockville Centre, N.Y. He is currently the Pastor at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Patchogue, NY. Congratulations Father Reid!

Photo provided by Jeff Nisler

4th Generation Schenectady President Awarded National Life Membership


Pictured – Tim McSweeney, Mike Glenn, Jim Scott, and Liam McNabb


On November 19th, National Director Liam McNabb awarded Schenectady JFK Division #1 Past President Mike Glenn with National Life Membership during the Schenectady Installation Dinner. Currently, Mike is the Chairman of the Schenectady Major Degree Team.  Mike began in the AOH as a Junior member and is a 4th generation Division President. Mike’s Great Grandfather Patrick Glenn served as Division President of Schenectady in 1903. Also that evening, John Humphries was honored as Division #1 Hibernian of the Year. 

Nation Life Membership Awarded to Albany Hibernian

Fr. Henry Tansey Division #5 member Paul Murray was awarded National Life Membership by the AOH National Board for decades of tireless service and staunch dedication to the AOH. Paul is a 42 year member, serving many offices on the Divsion level. ¬†Paul is best known for his efforts in working for the Freedom for All Ireland, serving as National Director of Irish Northern Aid in the 1980’s and 1990’s. ¬†

Congratulations Paul !!!


Tim McSweeney (National Organizer), Paul Murray (National Life Member), Liam McNabb (National Director), John McCarthy (Albany County President), & Tim Carey (Albany Division #5 President)