Inisfada... Gaelic for Long Island. The incredible mansion was donated to the Jesuits in 1934 by Genevieve Garvan Brady, widow of the business mogul Nicholas F. Brady, who died in 1930. Both devout Catholics After 75 years, first as a Jesuit school, then a seminary and more recently a retreat house, St. Ignatius is closing. Inisfada. This was an economic decision that has saddened everybody.. The goal is to stop any sale and distruction of Long Island History "inisfada".