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Charles Thomson
Thomson, Charles, Ll. D., Secretary Of The Continental Congress, One Of The Most Distinguished Patriots Of The American Revolution, And Called The "sam Adams Of Pennsylvania." Was Born At Mayhera, Derry, Ireland, Nov. 29, 1729. The Father And Four Boys Started For America, 1741, To Seek Their Fortunes In The ...

Charles Valentine Riley
Riley, Charles Valentine, A Distinguished American Agriculturist, Was Born In London, England, Of Irish Parents, Sept, 12, 1843; Emigrated To The U. S. In His Seventeenth Year, And En Gaged On A Farm. His Peculiar Culture Was Soon Recognized And In 1863 He Be Came Editor Of The Entomological De ...

Charles W Jones
Jones, Charles W., A Distingu Ished American Statesman And Lawyer, Of Florida, Was Born At Ballybriggan, Near Dublin, Ireland, In 1834, And Came To The United States With His Parents In 1844. He Received Only The Ordinary Education Which The Children Of The Struggling Emigrant Can At Best Receive, And ...

Charles William Wall
Wall, Charles William, D. D., Was Born In Dublin About 1800 And Educated In Trinity College; Became A Senior Fellow, And Took Orders In The Established Church ; Was Made Pro Fessor Of Hebrew In His Alma Mater, And Its Vice Provost. He Is The Author Of "an Examination Of ...

Charles X Kilmaine
Kilmaine, Charles X, Field Marshal Of France, A Distinguished And Able Leader Of The French Army, Wa* Born At Dublin About 1750, And Entered The French Army In 1765. He Served With Distinction Under Lafayette In America, And In 1792 Became A Briga Dier-general. He Greatly Distinguished Himself In The ...

Charles
Charles, A Distinguished Irish Pat Riot And Soldier, Who Was The Son Of An Officer In The Irish Brigades, Who Came To The Continent About 1700 To Carve Out Fortune With His Sword. Our Subject Also Adopted Arms As A Profession, And After Serving In Various Countries He Settled In ...

Charlotte Bronte
Bronte, Charlotte, One Of The Most Celebrated Literary Notables Of Her Age, Was The Daughter Of An Irish Clergyman, Patrick Bronte, Who Short Ly Before Her Birth Became Curate Of A Poor English Parish At Thorton, York Shire, Where Charlotte Was Born, April 21, 1816. In 1820, They Removed To ...

Chas Alleyn
Alleyn, Chas., A Distinguished Canadian Legislator, And Son Of The Suc Ceeding Naval Officer, Was Born In Coun Ty Cork, Ireland, In 1817. He Studied In Fermoy, Ireland, Under Dr. Hincks, Father Of Sir Francis Hincks, And Also At Clongowes College, County Kildare. In 1834 He Came With His Father ...

Chas Elliot
Elliot, Chas., D. D., A Promi Nent American Methodist Divine, Was Born In Donegal, Ireland, May 16, 1792. He Studied For The Methodist Ministry, And In 1815 Came To The United States, And Proceeding To Ohio He Joined The Conference In That Stale. He Was Con Nected With The Indian ...

Chas Haines
Haines, Chas. G„ A Prominent Politician And Lawyer, Of New York, Was Born In New Hampshire, Of Irish Parents, About 1797, And Graduated At Middlebury College In 1816; Commenc E3 The Study Of Law, Removed To New York In 1818, And Soon Acquired Fame ^ A Successful Practitioner. He Also ...

Chas J Kickham
Kickham, Chas. J., An Irish Pa Triot Poet And Writer Of Talent, Was Born In The County Of Kilkenny In 1828. He Early In Life Devoted His Talent To He Cause Of His Country And Freedom, And Was Rewarded By An Arbitrary Im Prisonment By Its Oppressors, For His Bold ...

Chas Murphy
Murphy, Chas., A Prominent Po Litician Of Georgia, Was Of Irish Descent, Born In South Carolina About 1800; Re Moved To Georgia, Where He Held Im Portant Public Positions, And Represented That State In The Thirty-third Congress. ...

Chas Ready
Ready, Chas., An Able Irish-am Erican Jurist And Legislator Of Tennessee, Was Born In Rutheford County, Tenn., Dec. 22, 1802, Educated At Greenville College And Nashville University, Where He Took The Degree Of M. A. ; Was Ad Mitted To The Bar And Soon Acquired Distinguished Success; Was Prominent In ...

Chas Stewart Parnell
Parnell, Chas. Stewart, An Able And Astute Irish Patriot And Statesman, Was Born In 1846 In Ireland His Grandfather Was The Last Chancel Lor Of The Exchecquer Before The Union And Was A Strong Opposer To That Mea Sure. His Mother Was A Daughter Of "old Ironsides,'' Admiral Stewart, Of ...

Chas T Jackson
Jackson", Chas. T., An Eminent American Electrician And One Of The First Scientists Of The Day, Was Born In Ply Mouth, Mass., June 21, 1805, And Is Of Irish Descent. He Early Developed Both A Passion And Talent For Scientific Investigation And While Still A Mere Boy Entered The Office ...

Chester A Arthur
Arthur, Chester A., 19th Presi Dent Of The United States, An American Statesman And Politician Of Ability, Was Born In Fairfield, Vermont, Oct. 5, 1830, And Was The Son Of Irish Parents. His Father Was A Baptist Minister, Who Emigrated When A Young Man From County Antrim, Ireland, And Was ...

Choyar
Choyar, A Munificent And Pious Prince, King Of Munster, A. D. 1140. This Prince, Who Cultivated The Arts Of Peace And Insured Prosperity To His Kingdom, Dispensed With A Princely Hand. He Not Only Built And Endowed Churches And Institutions Of Learning In His Own Province, But The Chronicles Of ...

Christopher Colles
Colles, Christopher, An Able And Original American Engineer And Projector, Was Born In Ireland In 1738, And Educated Under The Care Of Richard Pococke, The Oriental Traveler. After The Death Of Pococke, Young Colles Came To America, And In 1773 Delivered Lectures In New York On Inland Lock Navigation, And ...

Christopher Cusack
Cusack, Christopher, A Learned And Patriotic Irish Divine, Was A Native Of Meath. When The Perse Cutions Of England In Ireland Rendered It Difficult To Acquire A Religious Educa Tion, He Sold His Patrimony, And With The Contribution Of His Friends, He Founded The College Of Douay In Flanders, (a. ...

Christopher Fleming
Fleming, Christopher, Lord Slane, An Irish Soldier, Was Born In 1672. In The Civil War Of That Period He Took Part With The Pusilanimous James, And When Only Eighteen Engaged In The Battle Of The Boyne, Which Was Fought On His Own Demesne, And Al Most Under The Walls Of ...

Christopher Hot Lywood
Hot Lywood, Christopher, An Eminent Irish Jesuit Was Born About 1550, And Educated On The Continent The Irish Missions Received The Atten Tion Of The Jesuits From The Very Estab Lishment Of The Order, And Especially From The Time Of The Generalship Of St. Francis Borgia 1565. Father Holly Wood ...

Christopher Pembridge
Pembridge, Christopher, A Native Of Dublin. He Was Author Of Irish Annals Which Ended With 1347, And Which Are Quoted By Camden. ...

Cis Patrick
Cis Patrick, One Of The Most Emin Ent Of American Catholic Prelates, Was Born In Dublin, December 3, 1797. He Received A Classical Education In The Schools Of His Native City, And At The Age Of Eighteen Went To Rome To Complete His Studies, With The Intention Of Em Bracing ...

Claud Clement
Clement, Claud, A Companion Of John Scot, And Equally Renowned For Learning, Was Also A Native Of Ireland. He Accompanied Scot To Paris, And Was Received By Charlemagne With Great Distinction. Clement Lie Asked To Re Main In Paris, To Instruct All Who De Sired, In Wisdom And Science, And ...

Clinton
Clinton, Dewitt, Grandson Of The Foregoing, And Son Of Gen. James Clinton, Was Born In Orange County, New York, In 1769, And Graduated At Columbia College In 1786. He Studied Law In The Office Of Hon. Samuel Jones, And Afterwards Became Secretary To His Uncle George, Then Governor Of New ...

Cochran Sir Thomas
Cochran. Sir. Thomas, A Dis Tinguished Canadian Statesman, And First Civil Governor Of Newfoundland, Which Position He Held From 1826 To 1834, And Was Re-appointed With More Extensive Powers. He Displayed Great Industry And Ability In His Administration, And Great Improvements Sprang Up Under His Fostering Care. ...

Col Baldwin
Baldwin, Col., A Brave And Cul Tivated Soldier In The Service Of Britain, And A Man "sans Peuret Sans Reproche," Was Born At Clohina, County Cork, And Was A First Cousin Of Daniel O'connell, And A Nephew Of Gen. Count O'connell Of France. He First Entered The Navy At The ...

Col Charles Clinton
Clinton, Col. Charles, Was A Native Of Longford, Ireland, Born In 1690, Emigrated To America, Set Tled In Ulster County, New York, In 1719, And Took Part In The Capture Of Fort Frontenac, Under Bradstreet, In 1758. Like The Rest Of The Irish Settlers, He Was A Strong Advocate Of ...

Col De Lee
Lee, Col. De, One Of The Most Prominent Officers Of The Irish Brigades In The Service Of France, Under Louis Xiv. He First Served In Ireland Against The Adherents Of The Prince Of Orange, And Went To France With Mountcashers Brigade. He Succeeded Col. Daniel O'brien In The Command Of ...

Col Edward Wog An
Wog An, Col. Edward, A Gal Lant Irish Leader, And One Of The Ablest Of The Irish Catholic Confederate Chiefs, Was Born About 1620, And Early Joined His Fortunes To The League; He Greatly Distinguished Himself By His Heroic And Successful Defence Of Duncannon With A Handful Of Troops, Against ...

Col George Croghan
Croghan, Col. George, A Gal Lant American Soldier, Was Of Irish De Scent, Born In Louisville, Ky., Novem Ber 15, 1791. He Graduated At William And Marjy College, Va. On The Call For Volunteers To Oppose The Designs Of Tecumseh And His Allies, He Joined The Army, And Was Present ...

Col Henry Goodwin
Goodwin, Col. Henry, A Skill Ed Canadian Drill Master, And Military Organizer Was Born In County Tyrone, Ireland, In 1795, And At An Early Age (17) Enlisted In The Artillery To Serve On The Continent, When He Quickly Distin Guished Himself By Daring And Skill. He Was Twice Wounded At ...

Col James A Mulligan
Mulligan, Col. James A., A Gallant Officer Of The Great Rebellion, Was Born In Utica, N. Y., Of Irish Par Ents, June 25, 1830; Removed With His Parents To Chicago, And Was Educated At The University Of St. Mary's, Of Which He Was The First Graduate, 1850; Com Menced The ...

Col James Bagley
Bagley, Col. James, A Promi Nent Democratic Politician Of N. Y. City, And Col. Of The Celebrated 69th Regiment Of New York Volunteers, Which So Distinguished Itself In The Re Bellion From 1862 To 1865. He Was Born In Ireland In 1822 And Emigrated To America When Comparatively Young .und ...

Col James Fitzgibbon
Fitzgibbon, Col. James, A Daring And Successful British Soldier, Was Born In Ireland About 1780, And Received Only The Ordinary Education Which The Irish Poor Might Acquire In That Day. When A Young Man He Sought Employment In England, And Then After Failing To Secure Anything Permanent, He Enlisted In ...

Col Kingsmill
Kingsmill, Col., A Distinguished Irish Canadian, Was The Son Of An Officer, And Was Born In Kilkenny, In 1794. He Was Educated In Kilkenny College, And Entered The Army At An Early Age. He Saw His First Services In The Desperate Campaigns Of 'the Penin Sular, Having Been Engaged At ...

Col R B Handcock
Handcock, Col. R. B., A Brave And Heroic British Soldier, Was Born In County Westmeath, Ireland, In 1780. His Father, Matthew Hancock, Was Con Nected With The Military Of Ireland And Our Subject, After Graduating At Trinity College, Dublin, Entered The Army At The Age Of Eighteen. His First Active ...

Col Sir Richard Fletcher
Fletcher, Col. Sir Richard, A Distinguished Engineer In The British Service, Was Born In County Cork, About 1780, Entered The Army And Greatly Dis Tinguished Himself As Chief Engineer During The Peninsular War, And Was Rewarded By The Title Of Baron In 1812. He Fell Before St. Sabastian, August, 1813. ...

Colonel Edward Scott
Scott, Colonel Edward, A Distinguished Irish Officer, In The Ser Vice Of Fiance In The Days Of Louis Xiv, Was Born In Ireland About 1660, Xiv, Was Born In Ireland About 1660, And Fought Under The Catholic Confed Erate Chieftains. He Defended Kinsale Against The Duke Of Marlborough, But Was ...

Com Wm F Lynch
Lynch, Com. Wm. F., A Talented Ameriean Naval Officer Of Irish Descent Born In Virginia In 1801. In 1858 He •conducted An Official Survey Of The Dead Sea And The Jordan. In 1861 He Attached Himself To The Fortunes Of His State And Was Appointed Commander In The Confederate Navy. ...

Commodore Barrett
Barrett, Commodore, A Dis Tinguished American Naval Officer, Was The Son Of Irish Parents, And Was Born In New Orleans About 1828. He Enlisted In The Navy When Only Thirteen, Served In Various Parts Of The World And So Distinguished Himself By His In Telligence And Good Conduct That He ...

Commodore Downie
Downie, Commodore, A Brave And Able British Naval Officer, Was Born In County Ross, Ireland, And Entered The English Navy At An Early Age, As A Midshipman. He Served On Board The Frigate Circe, At The Battle Of Camper Down, And Afterwards In The West In Dies, Where He Was ...

Conary
Conary, Surnamed Bog-aglach (the F Carles 0, A Celebrated Irish Monarch Who Reigned About B. C. 450. He Was Noted For Bravery, Justice And The Pa Ternal Character Of His Government. ...

Conelius A Logan
Logan, Conelius A., A Talented Irish American Actor, Dramatist And Anthor, Was Born Of Irish Parents In Baltimore In 1780, And Was Educated At St. Mary's College. After Leaving School He Made Several Trips To Europe As Supercargo. He Afterwards Took Up Journalism, First In Baltimore And Then In New ...

Congal
Congal, A Celebrated Monarch Of Ireland, A. D. 945. He Signalized His Advent To The Throne, By Defeating The Danes In A Desperate Battle Near Dublin In Which They Lost 4,000 Killed. He Captured The City And Took Immense Booty. The Danes Being Largely Re Inforced And Eager For Revenge, ...

Const Antine
Const Antine, Bishop Of Killa Lor In The Twelfth Century, Was A Learn Ed And Saintly Doctor Of The Church, And Was Called To The Third General Council Of Latern, A. D. 1179, Which He Attended With Catholicus, Arch Bishop Of Tuam, And Was Not Less Famed For His Great ...

Conway Martin F
Conway.. Martin F., An Able American Politician And Jurist, Is Of Irish Descent, Born In Charleston, South Carolina, In 1830, And There Received An Ordinary Education. He Removed With His Parents To Baltimore In 1843, And Shortly Afterwards Entered A Print Ing Office, Which Is Always A Valuable Training School ...

Conyngham
Conyngham. A Distinguished Irish Jurist, Orator, Patriot And Statesman, And One Of The Ablest Men Of His Day In Either The English Or Irish Parliaments, Was Born At Enniskillen* Ireland, July 1764 He Graduated At, Trinity College, Dublin, Where He Distinguished Himself By His Tal Nt. He Studied Law At ...

Cooke William
Cooke. William, A Poet And Bio Grapher, Was Born At Cork, Ireland. He Settled In England About 1766, And At First, Intended To Adopt The Profession Of Law, But Soon Abandoned This Inten Tion, And Entered The More Seductive Field Of Literature. He Purchased An Interest In Two Newspapers And ...

Corb Modh
Modh, Corb, King Of Munster, Son Of Cormac-cas, Was A Gal Lant Prince And Chief Of The Dalcasse. In A. D. 283 He Supported A Revolt Of The National Militia Against The Monarch Carbre Leffeachair Supported By The King Of Connaught. He Met The Mon Arch And His Allies At ...

Cormac Cas
Cas, Cormac, Or Cormac Cas, Son Of Oilioll Olum, A Warlike King Of Munster. He Defeated The Monarch Cormac Ulfada, Whose Paternal Uncle He Was, And Compelled Him To Make Good All The Losses Caused By His Inva Sion Of Munster. He Reigned About A. D. 250. From Him Descended ...

Cormac
Cormac, A Renowned King Of Munster, And Great Grandson Of Niell The Great, Noted For Both Valor And Piety, Was Victor In 17 Battles. His Wife Sabina, Was Revered As A Saint. ...

Cornelius Conway Felton
Felton, Cornelius Conway A Distinguished And Learned American Scholar And Writer, Was Born In New Bury, Mass., Of Irish Rjarents, Novem Ber 6, 1807. He Graduated At Harvard With Distinction In 1827, And Supported Himself While There By Teaching, And Was One Of The Conductors Of The "har Vard Register" ...

Cornelius Darragh
Darragh, Cornelius, An Ahle Irish- American Politician, Of Pennsyl Vania, Was Born In That State, Of Irish Parents About 1805, And Raised Himself Try Native Ability To A Prominent Place Among His Fellow Citizens, Holding Va Rious Positions Of Trust And Honor, And Representing His State In Congress From 1843 ...

Cornelius
Cornelius, Surnamed Historicus, A Celebrated Historian And Commenta Tor, Was Born In Ireland, About A. D., 1200. Bale And Stanilmrst Give An Abridgment Of His Life. He Was A Man Of Profound Knowledge And Many Of The Old Historians Quote From Him. Amongst His Works Is One Entitled "mu Tarum ...

Count Anthony Hamilton
Hamilton, Count Anthony, A Witty Writer, Was Born In 1646 In Ire Land, Was Taken To France When A Mere Child, Returned At The Period Of The Restoration, Fought For James Ii. In Ireland, And Finally Settled In Franca. He Is The Author Of Count Grammont, Fairy Tales And Poems, ...

Count Arthur Dillon
Dillon, Count Arthur, Sec Ond Son Of The First Count Dillon, Was Born In Sligo, Ireland, About 1665, And Was An Officer Under His Father In De Fending His Country's Rights, And Also In Sustaining The Embecile James Ii. He Was Also One Of Those Who Went To France Before ...

Count Edward Dillon
Dillon, Count Edward, A Gallant French Soldier, Was A Younger Brother Of Count James, And His Suc Cessor In The Command Of Their Gallant Regiment, Equally Renowned For Bravery And Skill. He Participated In The Latter Glories Of The Irish Brigades In France, Serving In The Netherlands Against The Allies, ...

Count Henry James W
Clark, Count Henry James W., Marshal Of France And Duke Of Feltre, A Distinguished French Officer, Was The Son Of An Officer Of The Irish Brigade And Was Born At Lahdrecies, October 17, 1762. He Entered The Army At An Early Age, Winning His Way By Good Conduct And Gallantry, ...

Count James Dillon
Dillon, Count James, A Tal Ented French Soldier And A Knight Of Malta, Was The Son Of Count Arthur Dillon, And Was Born In France. He Entered The Army Early And Served In The Irish Brigade Under His Father. His Last Campaign Was Under Marshal Saxe, In The Netherlands, Where ...

Count Mountjoy
Count Mountjoy, A Distinguished Officer In The English Service, Was Born In Ireland About 1650. He Served In Hungary, And Participated In The Siege Of Buda In 1676, And On His Return To Ire Land Was Raised To The Rank Of Brigadier General. In 1688, Having Undertaken A Mission From ...

Count Patrick Darcy
Darcy, Count Patrick, One Of The Ablest And Most Original Mathe Maticians Of His Day, As Well As A Brave And Distinguished Officer, Was Born In Galway, Ireland, In 1727, And Was Sent By His Parents, Who Were Catholics, To France To Be Educated. He Studied Mathematics Under Clairault, And ...

Count Robert Dillon
Dillon, Count Robert, Earl Of Ros Common, And Marshal Of France, A Distinguished And Gallant Soldier, Was Born In Ireland, About 1700. He Was Educated Principally In France, And Entered The French Army At An Oarly Age, Where His Relatives Had Al Ready So Distinguished Themselves; He Rose Rapidly By ...

Count
Count, A Celebrated British General And A Field Marshal Of The Kingdom Of Portugal, Was Born In Ireland, Oct. 2, 1768, And Was The Natural Son Of The Marquis Of Waterford. He Entered The Army At An Early Age And Served First In The American Colonies Where He Lost An ...

Countess Blessington
Blessington, Countess Of, Nee Margaret Power, One Of The Most Celebrated Women Of Her Age, Was Born Near Clonmel, Ireland, Sept. 1,1789 When Only 15 Years Old She Married A Capt. Farmer. The Marriage Was Not A Happy One, And Shortly After Her Hus Band's Death In 1817, She Married ...

Count_2
Count, A Field Marshal In The Eng Lish Army, Was Born Near Dublin About 1680. He Was Educated For The Law, But Ran Away From The Temple And Joined The Army In Flanders As A Volun Teer; Was Aid De Camp To The Duke Of Marlborough At The Battle Of ...

Count_3
Count, Was Born In 1719, In Clare And Was A Prominent Member Of The Irish House Of Commons And Its Speak Er For Over Fourteen Years, From 1771 To* '85. He Was An Able And Popular Pre Siding Officer And On His Retirement,. Received The Unanimous Thanks Of The House, ...

Crintham
Crintham, A Warlike Irish Mon Arch, Wno Repeatedl Invaded Britain, From Which He Brought Immense Booty. He Died From Effects Of A Fall From His Horse, A. D. 56, After A Reign Of 16 Years. ...

Cunningham
Cunningham, A Brave And Dashing Cavalry Officer, Was Born In The County Of Donegal About 1763. He Entered The East India Company's Service In 1783, And Served As A Cavalry Officer About 20 Years. In The War With Tippoo, Sul Tan, He Was Placed At The Head Of 6,000 Cavalry, ...

Cus
Cus, A Celebrated Philosopher, Was Born In Ireland About A. D. 1200. He Was Invited By Fredrick Ii In The Most Pressing Terms To Become A Master In The University Of Naples Which He Was About To Re-establish, According To Peter De Vincio, His Chancellor. Hibernicus Presided Over The Department ...

D D Ll D
Mell.patrick H., D. D. Ll. D., A Talented And Able American Baptist Divine, Of Irish Parentage, Was Born In Liberty County, Georgia, July 19, 1814. His Parents Dying When He Was A Boy, Left Him Without Any Means But A Brave Heart And Willing Hands To Push His Way In ...

D D Michael
Michael, D. D. . An Able American Catholic Divine, Was Born In Cork, Ire Land, Sept. 27, 1810, Made His Prelim Inary Studies At Queenstown, And In 1824 Entered The Propaganda At Rome And Was Made A Doctor In 1833. He Was Ordained Priest, Came To The Uni Ted States, ...

D D Nard
Nard, D. D.., An Able Catholic Amer Ican Divine And Second Bishop Of Hart Ford, Was Born In County Longford, Ireland In 1803 He Received A Thorough Classical Education, And At The Age Of 22 He Chose The Ecclesiastical Vocation, And Felt A Desire To Labor In America, Unless His ...

Daniel Dulaney
Dulaney, Daniel, A Disting Uished American Jurist And Patriot, Antecedent To The Revolution, Was The Son Of Irish Parents, Born In Maryland, Received A Good Education, Studied Law, And Was Admitted To The Bar. He Quickly Won Practice By The Display Of More Than Ordinary Ability, And At The Time ...

Daniel Joseph Kirwan
Kirwan, Daniel Joseph, A Well Known New York Journalist, Was Born In Newtonbarry, Ireland, 1843, And Came To The United States At An Early Age, And Became Connected With The New York Press, Having Been At Tached To The World, Tribune And Her Ald. He Was The Author Of "palace ...

Daniel Maclise
Maclise, Daniel, One Of The Most Talented Of Modern Artists Was Born In Cork, Ireland, Jan. 25, 1811. He Early Displayed His Artistic Talent. But Was Put To Learn The Banking Business. His Passion For Art Growing With His Growth He Left The Bank In His Sixteenth Year And Devoted ...

Daniel Molyneaux
Molyneaux, Daniel, M. P. Of The Irish Parliament, A Celebrated Antiquarian And Genealogist, Was Born About 1550 At Armagh, And Was Ap Pointed In 1587 Ulster King-of-arms. His Collection Of Irish Family History, Now Amongst The Msb. Of Trinity Col Lege, Dublin, Proves Him To Have Been An Accurate And ...

Daniel Murray
Murray, Daniel, Catholic Arch Bishop Of Dublin, Was Born In 1767, And Educated At Salamanca, Spain, Where He Was Ordained A Priest In 1790. He Returned To Ireland, And After Filling Various Positions In His Sacred Calling Was In 1823 Elevated To The Archbishop Ric Of Dublin. He Took An ...

Daniel R Macanally
Macanally, Daniel R., D. D., A Prominent And Talented American Methodist Divine, Of. Irish Descent, Was Born In 1810, And After Preliminary Stu Dies Was Licensed As A Preacher, And Be Came Prominent For Ability And Power. He At Length Assumed The Editorship Of The St. Louis Christian Advocate, And ...

Dathy
Dathy, A Great Monarch Of Ire Land, Was A Nephew Of Niall The Great, Whom He Succeeded, And Was The Last Of The Pagan Monarchs Of Ireland. At The Time Of His Accession He Was King Of Connaught. During Dathy's Reign The Roman Empire Was Assailed On All Sides. Gratian ...

David B Warden
Warden, David B., A Talented American Writer And Historian, Was Born In Ireland In 1778 ; Came To The United States With His Parents, Received A Classical Education And Studied Medi Cine, Graduating At The New York Med Ical College ; Was Appoinled Secretary Of Legation To France In 1804. ...

David Barry
Barry, David, An Able And Po Litic Lord Justice Of Ireland In The Time Of Henry Iii. A. D., 1267. He Was Of Norman Irish Extraction And By His Pru Dence, Moderation And Firmness He Suc Ceeded In Allaying For A Time Intestine Wars Which Raged Indiscriminately, Amongst The Norman ...

David C Broderick
Broderick, David C, A Talent Ed American Legislator And Politician, Was Born In The District Of Columbia, December, 1818, Of Irish Parents. His Father Was A Stone-cutter And Worked On The Capitol Building, And It Is Said That Some Of The Columns In The Old Senate Chamber, Where His Son ...

David Connor
Connor, David, A Brave And Gal Lant American Naval Officer, Was Of Irish Descent, And Born In Hornsbury, Penn., 1790. He Entered The Navy In 1809, With The Rank Of Midshipman,, And Served In Various Parts Of The Worlcl In 1813, Was Acting Lieutenant On The Hornet, In Its Brilliant, ...

David Crockett
Crockett, David, A Noted American Backwoodsman, And Member Of Congress From Tennessee, Was Born At Limestone, Tennessee, August 17, 1786. His Father Was An Irish Emi Grant, Who Had Opened A Tavern On The Road From Abington To Knoxville, And Where Our Subject Grew Up From His Seventh To His ...

David Obugey
Obugey, David, A Celebrated Irish Divine And Philosopher, Who Flour Ished In The 14th Century, Was A Member Of The Carmelite Order, And Was A Pro Fessor At Oxford, And Afterwards At Treves. He Returned To Ireland As Pro Vincial Of His Order. He Was Considered A Great Philosopher, An ...

David Power Conyngham
Conyngham, David Power, A Talented American Journalist, Soldier And Author, Was Born At Killanaule, County Tipperary, Ireland, In 1830. His Father Was An Extensive Farmer, And President Of A Loan Fund Bank, And Our Subject Received All The Educational Advantages Which His Surroundings In Sured Him. While Still Pursuing His ...

David Ramsay
Ramsay, David, M.d., A Distin Guished American Patriot And Legis Lator, Was The Son Of James Ramsay, A Native Of Ireland Who Emigrated To Pennsylvania At An Early Day, And Was Born In Lancaster County, April 2, 1749. He Received His Education At Princeton, Where He Graduated In 1765, Then ...

David Shea
Shea, David, A Learned Oriental Scholar And Professor Of Oriental Lan Guages At Haileybury College Was Born In Dublin In 1772, And Was Educated At Trinity College In That City. He First Devoted Himself To Merchantile Pursuits And While Chief Clerk Of An Extensive House At Malta, He Acquired A ...

Davis
Davis, Thomag, An Able Politician Of Rhode Island, Was Born In Ireland About 1808, Came To America With His Parents At An Early Day, And Settled In Rhode Island, Where He Finished His Education And Soon Acquired Promin Ence By His Ability. He Was Elected To Congress In 1852, And ...

Dd Niesen
Niesen, D.d., Third Roman Catholic Bishop Of Charleston, Was Born In Ire Land 1817, Emigrated To South Carolina With His Parents, Who Settled In Che Saw, On The Pee Dee River, In 1819. On The Advice Of Bishop England The Young Aspirant For Eclesiastical Labors Was Sent To The Seminary ...

Delach
Delach, King Of Thomond, A Val Iant And Warlike Prince In The Time Of Henry Viii. In Company With James Fitzgerald Earl Of Desmond, He En Tered Into A Treaty With Francis I, By Which Francis Bound Himself To Enter Into No Treaty With Henry Viii With Out Including His ...

Denis B Sullivan
Sullivan, Denis B., A Distin Guished Irish Lawyer And Journalist, Is A Younger Brother Of Alex. M. He Was Also Connected With The Irish Nation. And Was One Of Its Most Brilliant And Gifted Contributors. As A Political And General Writer He Was Not Perhaps In Ferior To Any Of ...

Dennis Hart Mahan
Mahan, Dennis Hart, L L. D., One Of The Ablest Of American Civil And Military Engineers, Was Of Irish Ex Traction, Born In New York City, April 2, 1802. After Completing His Prelinv Inary Studies He Took Up Medicine, But Succeeding In Securing A West Point Cadetship He Entered The ...

Dennis W Mull An
Mull An, Dennis W., A Gallant American Naval Officer Of Irish Extrac Tion, Was Born In Maryland Nov. 10, 1843. Graduated At The Naval Academy In 1863; Became A Lieutenant In '67, A Lieut. -commander In '68. Served In The Mononghela At The Battle Of Mobile Bay, And Was Noted ...

Der
Der, A Distinguished General Of The Spanish Army In The Time Of Carlos Iii, Was A Native Of Ireland, Born In 1725, And Emigrated At An Early Age To Spain To Escape From The Oppressors Of His Country, Whom He Had Fought Until His Resources Were Wasted. He Entered The ...

Dermod
Dermod, Monarch Of Ireland, A.d. 544. According To Gratianus Lucius He Was Every Inch A King, Of Command Presence, Skillful And Brave In Combat And Wise In Legislation. ...

Deus
Deus, An Irish Author Of The Eighth Century, And A Man Of Advanced Learn Ing And Extensive Knowledge. Ware Quotes From His Psalter, Called "na Vian" Written In Latin And Irish. ...

Dillon
Dillon, Earl Of, An Able Poet And Writer Of Merit, Was Born About 1633 In Ireland And Received His Education Partly Under Dr. Hall, And Afterwards On The Continent. His Youih Was Speut In Dis-ipation, But He Reformed And De Voted His Maturer Ye Rs To Literature His Poems Were ...

Dion Boucicault
Boucicault, Dion, One Of The Most Talented And Prolific Of Modern Dramatists, And An Accomplished And Highly Popular Actor, Especially In Irish Characters, Was Horn In Dublin, 1822. He Early Gave Evidence Of The Bent Of His Mind, Producing His First Dramatic Work Before He Was Nineteen Years Old, One ...