Power, Edmond (d. 1799)
Irish Patriot, Edmond was arrested in September 1799 and taken to Waterford where he was courtmartialled in October of that year and sentenced to be hanged. A monument in the form of a celtic cross by Molloy of Callen was erected to his memory in the Park. (This is the only 1798 memorial in Co. Waterford).
Smith M.D., Charles (1715-1762)
His history of Co. Waterford was an important work. It contains important engraved panoramas of Dungarvan, Waterford and Lismore.
Stapleton, Michael J
A noted author and editor he wrote several books on ancient and Oriental mythology.
Tobin, Tom (1926-1989)
In 1953 he wrote a book - Echoes from Decies - 'A Waterford Scrapbook' which consisted of a collection of his own photographs of Dungarvan with accompanying text.
Purser, Sarah (1848-1943)
A highly successful portrait painter and an important figure in the Irish art world at the turn of the century.