Bernard J. Crehan, Irish priest and writer, was born on 2 July 1874.
He served at various times as President of the County Sligo Gaelic League, President of Grange Feis, and Hon. General Secretary to the Connaught Irish Colleges. He was a member of Sligo Feis Ceoil Committee, An Coisde Gnotha, the Irish Texts Society.
- Maol Eoin Ó Crechain, died 1243.
- Comhradh le haghaidh mac-Cughinn, 1903
- Leabhar urnaighte Naomh Padraic, 1905
- Mion-Chaint. Gill's Irish phrase book, n.d.
- Galway Authors, Helen Mahar, 1976