There are many historical associations with the village.
- Surgeon Thomas Heazle Parke who accompanied Stanley on his expedition in the African Congo was born in Drumsna.
- Anthony Trollope the English Victorian Writer stayed here during the 1840s and wote one of his first novels The Macdermots of Ballycloran here.
- Sir Robert Strawbridge, one of the pioneers of the Methodist religion in the United States, was born in Gortconnellan, Drumsna.
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