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Morrow Jeremiah
Morrow Jeremiah, A Distin Guished Irish American Politician Was Born In Pennsylvania In 1770^ Of Irish Parents. After Receiving A Fair Educa Tion, He Cast His Fortune, When A Young Man, In The Wilderness West Of The Ohio River, And Was Chosen A Member Of The Territorial Legislature In 1800. ...

Moss Judge
Moss Judge, A Distinguished Can Adian Jurist, Was The Son Of An Irish Emigrant, John Moss, And Was Born At Cobourg In 1836, Received His Prelim Inary Education At Gale's Institute, En Tered Upper Canada College In 1850, And Finished At The University, Where He Fraduated With Triple First-class Honors, ...

Most Rev John Carroll
Carroll, Most Rev. John, First Catholic Bishop And Archbishop Of The United States, Was Of Irish Des Cent, Born In Maryland In 1734. He Was Sent At The Age Of Thirteen To St. Omer's College, In Flanders, Where He Remained For Six Years, And Finished His Studies In The Colleges ...

Most Rev John Hughes
Hughes, Most Rev. John, Archbishop Of New York, The Most Il Lustrious And (bishop England Except Ed) The Ablest Of The Catholic Prelates Of America, Was Born In The County Ty Rone, Ireland, June 24, 1797. He Was Early Destined For The Priesthood, But His Family Meeting A Reverse Of ...

Most Rev John Mac
Mac Hale, Most Rev. John, Archbishop Of Tuam, One Of The Most Celebrated And Patriotic Of Irish Prelates, Was Born At Tobernaven, County Mayo, Ireland, March, 6, 1791. His Early Ed Ucation Was Received Clandestiuelly F Rom The " Hedge Schoolmaster," It Being Unsafe Even As Late As His Early ...

Mountgarret
Mountgarret, An Irish Patriot And Soldier, Was Born About 1590. In 1642 He Took Up Arms Against The Crom Wellians, Whose Fanaticism And Heartless Butcheries Threatened The Extermination Of Irish Catholics. He Obtained Posses Sion Of The City Of Killkenny, And Was Appointed General Of The Irish Forces And President ...

Mrs Anna Jameson
Jameson", Mrs. Anna, (nee Murphy), One Of The Most Cultivated And Versatile Of Female Writers, Was Born In Dublin, May 19, 1797. Her Father Was Painter In Ordinary To The Princess Char Lotte, And From Him She Inherited Her Taste And Knowledge Of Art. In Her 27th Year She Married ...

Mrs Catherine Clive
Clive, Mrs. Catherine, The Most Celebrated Actress Of Her Day, Was Born In Kilkenny, Ireland, About 1710. Her First Appearance On The Stage Was At Drury Lane, In 1728, She Having Gone T London With A Miss Johnson, After Wards The Wife Of Thcophilus Cibber The Dramatist. Her Part, ...

Mrs Conant
Conant, Mrs., (hannah O'brien Chaplin), A Distinguished American Fe Male Writer, Of Irish Extraction, Was Born In Danvers, Massachusetts, In 1812, And Was Celebrated For Her Great Attainments And Scholarly Tastes. She Is The Author And Translator Of Many Works Of Merit, Among Them A "history Of The English Bible." ...

Mrs Dorothy Jordan
Jordan, Mrs. Dorothy, One Of The Most Celebrated Of Actresses, Renown Ed Alike For Beauty And Talents, Was Born In Waterford, Ireland, In 1762. She Was The Daughter Of An Irish Gentleman Named Captain Bland. After The Death Of Her Father, Who It Appeared Left His Family Without Means, Miss ...

Mrs Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
Bonaparte, Mrs. Elizabeth Patterson, Wife Of Jerome Bona Parte, Youngest Brother Of The Great Napoleon, Was Of Irish Descent Her Father William Patterson Having Emigrated From Ulster To The U. S. At An Early Day. She Was Born In Baltimore, Md., In 1786. Her Father Had Acquired For Those Days ...

Mrs L B Adams
Adams, Mrs. L. B., A Talented Writer In Prose And Verse, Whose Maiden Name Was Bryan, Was Born Of Irish Parents In New York In 1818, And Came With Them To Michigan When But An Infant, She Taught School For A While, But Afterwards Became A Writer For The Press, ...

Mrs Leprohon
Leprohon, Mrs., (rosanna Ele Nor Mullins), A Talented Female Writer Of Canada, Was Born About 1830, At Montreal, Of Irish Parents, And Gave Evidence At An Early Age Of That High Order Of Talents That Afterwards Distin Guished Her. At The Age Of Fourteen She Became One Of The Most ...

Mry Blacttford Tigtie
Tigtie, M\ry Blacttford, A Talented Poetess And Author, Was Bom In Ireland, In 1773. Her Most Admired Production Is Psyche, A Poem Of Great Merit And Beauty. She Died In 1810. ...

Muemnoist
Muemnoist, A Celebrated Irish Mon Arch, Who Reigned About 700 B. C, And Who Instituted A Military Order Among His Subjects Called The "order Of The Golden Chain." The Knights Of The The Order Wore Chains Of Gold Around Their Necks. The Candidates For The Order Were Required To Give ...

Munchin Saint
Munchin Saint, First Bishop Of Limerick, Was Born About The Time St. Patrick Commenced His Missionary La Bors, And Was The Son Of Sedun. " He Received A Liberal Education In One Of The Monasteries And Became Abbot At Lumneach, Limerick. He Built A Cath Edral Church, Which Was Subsequently ...

Musgrave
Musgrave, An Able And Distinguished American Presbyterian Divine, Is Partly Or Irish Parentage, Born In Philadelphia Oct. 19, 1804; Received His Education In New Jersey College, Studied Theology At Princeton, And Entered The Presbyterian Ministry In 1828. He Was Pastor Of The Third Presbyterian Church Of Baltimore For Many Years, ...

Myra Clark Gaines
Gaines, Myra Clark, Celebra Ted For Her Ability, Perseverance And Pluck, Was Born At New Orleans In 1805, And Eventually Became The Wife Of General Gaines, United States Army. She Was The Daughter Of Daniel Clark A Native Of Sligo, Ireland, Who Died At New Orleans In 1813, Leaving A ...

Nahum Tate
Tate, Nahum, A Poet And Dra Matist Of Talent, Was Born In Dublin, In 1652, And Educated In Trinity College In That City. He Turned His Attention To Literature, And Sought London, Where Alone In Those Days Could The English Writer Find Sufficient Pecunary Reward For His Efforts. He Soon ...

Nano Nagle
Nagle, Nano, (honora), The Saintly Founder Of The "presentation Order" Of Nuns, And The Reviver In Modern Ireland Of The Conventual Life, Was Born In 1728 At Ballygriffin, Near Mallow, County Cork. Her Parents Were Of An Ancient Catholic Family, Who Had Succeeded In Preserving Some Por Tion Of Their ...

Napier William John
Napier William John Lord, A Distinguished Naval Officer Of Britain, Was Born At Kinsale, Ireland, In 1787. He Entered The Naval Service At The Age Of Sixteen, And Held The Rank Of Mid Shipman At The Battle Of Trafalgar, Where He Greatly Distinguished Himself. In 1833 He Was Appointed Superintend ...

Nathanial Hooke
Hooke, Nathanial, A Literary Man Of Eminence Of The Time Of Pope, Was Born In Ireland. He Received 5, 000 From The Duchessof Marlborough For Assisting Her In The Memories Of Her Life. He Also Wrote A Roman History In Four Volumes Quarto, And Observation On The Roman Senate, And ...

Nathaniel Ramsay
Ramsay, Nathaniel, Brother Of The Foregoing, A Distinguished And Heroic Patriot Of The American Revolu Tion, Was Born In Pennsylvania, May 1, 1751, And Graduated Like His Brother At Princeton, N. J. He Adopted Law And Had Just Settled To Practice In Cecil County, Md.,when The Revolution Broke Out. Being ...

Nathaniel Tracy
Tracy, Nathaniel, A Distin Gnished, Patriotic And Generous Mer Chant Prince Of The American Revolution, Was Born At Newburg, Afterwards Called Newburyport, In 1749. His Parents Were Irish, His Father, Patrick Tracy, Having Engaged In Business, Became Opulent And With True Irish Spirit, Gave His Sons The Best Education The ...

Nathaniel West
West, Nathaniel, Ll.d., An Able American Presbyterian Divine, Was Born In Ireland In 1794, Where He Was Educated Studied Theology In Scotland Witli Dr. Chalmers, And Came To The Unit Ed States In 1834; Filled The Pastorate Of Various Churches And Was Chaplain Of The "satterlee U. S. General Hospital" ...

Navel Saint
Navel Saint, A Son Of The Cele Brated King Angus Of Cashel, Who Was Converted By St. Patrick, And Is Said To Have Been One Of Twenty-four Chil Dren, Most Of Whom Became Religious. Our Saint Was Brought Up In His Father's Court, And Was Trained As A Warrior As ...

Neagle John
Neagle John, An American Portrait Painter Of Merit, Was Born In Boston Of Irish Parents Nov. 4, 1799. He Began Life As An Ordinary Coach Painter In Philadelphia, And Gradually Developed Artistic Talent, And By 1818 Was Skillful Enough To Un Dertake Portrait Painting As A Profes Sion. He Soon ...

Neal John
Neal John, A Talented Irish Am Erican Poet And Literateur, Was Born In 1793, And Has Contributed Under The Nom De Plume Of "john O'cataract" Many Poems And Sketches Of Merit To The Literature Of The Day. ...

Neale Joseph C
Neale Joseph C, A Popular American Writer Of Irish Descent And Author Of "charcoal Sketches." He Was Born In Pennsylvania, And For Most Of His Life Was Connected With The Philadelphia Press, And Was A Writer Of Much Promise And Ability. He Died In 1847, Aged 46 Years. ...

Neill Gen Thos H
Neill Gen. Thos. H., A Distin Guished American Officer, Is Of Irish Descent, Born In Pennsylvania In 1825. He Organized And Commanded The 23d Pa. Volunteers 1862, Was Promoted For Gallant And Meritorious Conduct At Fredericksburg And Other Important Actions, Until He Attained The Rank Of Major General. He Was ...

Neill Rev Edward D
Neill Rev. Edward D., A Pres Byterian Divine Of Ability Was Of Irish Descent, Born In Pennsylvania In 1823 ; Was Private Secretary To President Johnson And Consul To Dublin, Ire Land. He Is The Author Of Several Works On American History. ...

Nelson Gen Roger
Nelson Gen. Roger, A Soldier Of The American Revolution, Was Of Irish Extraction And A Resident Of Mary Land. Like The Rest Of His Countrymen, He Was An Ardent Supporter Of Colonial Rights, And Served With Distinction Dur Ing The War. He Was Also A Member Of Congress For Several ...

Nelson Samuel
Nelson Samuel, A Prominent Irish Patriot, Was Born In Ireland In 1759, And Early Entered Into The Discus Sion Of The Wrongs And Remedies Of Ire Land. In 1790 He Edited The ' 'north Ern Star" With Great Spirit And Effect. On The Suppression Of The Rebellion Of 1798 He ...

Neux
Neux, An Irish Divine, Philanthro Pist And Scholar, Was Born In Dub Lin, December 25, K'86, Was Educated In Dublin Unversity And Became A Clergyman Of The Established Church. He Was The Author Of Themistocles, A Tragedy Of Great Merit, But Not Well Adapted For The Stage. A Very Curious ...

Nicholas Brady
Brady, Nicholas,' A Poet And Church Of England Divine, Born In 1659, At Bandon, Ireland, Was Educat Ed At "westminster, Oxford And Dublin, Held Various Preferments In Ireland And England, Among Others Was Chaplain To William Iii, And Became Celebrated In London As A Pulpit Orator. He Trans Lated The ...

Nicholas Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald, Nicholas, An Irish Officer Of Distinction, Who Com Menced His Military Career In Ireland, In Defence Of James Ii, And On The De Feat Of That Incompetent, He Went To France With His Regiment. He There Participated With Great Credit In Many Of The Brilliant Victories Won By The ...

Nicholas Ford
Ford, Nicholas, A Prominent Politician And Merchant Of North West Ern Missouri, Was Born In Ireland, And Emigrated To The United States In 1848, When A Youth, And Settled In Missouri, Where By His Sterling Worth And Fine Natural Ability He Acquired A Large For Tune, And Great Local Prominence ...

Nicholas French
French, Nicholas, D. D., Bish Op Of Ferns, A Learned And Able Irish Divine Scholar, Legislator And Patriot, Was Born In Wexford, 1604, And Re Ceived His Education On The Continent. He Was One Of The First Pupils Received Into The Irish College Established At Louvain, And Even There Greatly ...

Nicholas Gilman
Gilman, Nicholas, An Irish American Patriot, Who Served With Dis Tinction In The Revolution And Repre Sented New Hampshire In The Conti Nental Congress From 1786 To '88. He Was A Member Of The Convention That Formed The United States Constitution Signed That Instrument, And Con Tinued To Represent His ...

Nicholas Mac Carthy
Mac Carthy, Nicholas, An Eloquence, Irish Divine And Pulpit Or Ator, Was Born In Dublin In 1769, And Went ( With His Father, Who Was Of Noble Descent, And Settled In France, Where Tbey Secured That Peace And Safety Denied Them In Their Own Land. Our Sub Ject Studied With ...

Nicholas Maguire
Maguire, Nicholas, An Emin Ent Irish Divine And Writer, Was Bishop Of Leighlin. He Wrote Annals And Other Works, And Died In The Early Part Of The Fifteenth Century. ...

Nicholas Murray
Murray, Nicholas, D. D., An Able American Presbyterian Divine, Was Born In Ballynasloe, Ireland, Dec. 25, 1803; Came In His Youth To The United States, And Entered The Printing Office Of Harpei Brothers To Learn The Trade. He Secnred Sufficient Means To Enter Williams College, Where He Graduated In 1826; ...

Nicholas Sparks
Sparks, Nicholas, One Of The Pioneers Of The City Of Ottawa, Capital Of The Dominion Of Canada, And Most Munificient Of Its Citizens, Was Born In Wexford, Ireland, 1794, And Emigrated To Canada In 1816. He Settled Near The Present City Of Ottawa, And By His Fore Sight And Prudence, ...

Nicholas Stanihurst
Stanihurst, Nicholas, A Cel Ebrated Irish Physician And Writer, Was Born In The Early Part Of The Sixteenth Century, And Was The Author Of A Num Ber Of Medical Works Of Great Repute In His Day, Among Them, "dieta Medicor Um." He Was In Active Practice About 1550. ...

Nicholas Taaffe
Taaffe, Nicholas, Nephew Of The Foregoing, Vicount Of Corren, In The County Of Sligo, And Count Of The Ger Man Empire, And One Of The Most Dis Tinguished Soldiers Of His Day, Was Born In County Sligo About 1680. No Field Being Open For An Honorable Ambition At Home, He ...

Nicholson Gen John A
Nicholson Gen. John A, A Distinguished British Soldier And Legis Lator Born In Dublin, Ireland, Dec. 11, 1821 ; Entered The East India Service In 1838, And Was Engaged In The Disas Trous Campaigns Against Afghanistan 1840-42, And Was Taken Pris Oner. He Took Part In Tue Sikh War Of ...

Noble Patrick
Noble Patrick, An Eminent American Lawyer And Politician, Was Of Irish Descent And A Native Of South Carolina. After Acquiring A Good Edu Cation He Adopted The Profession Of Law And Soon Rose To Distinction, And Also Became A Popular And Influential Poli Tician. He Was Governor Of His Native ...

Nold Michael
Nold Michael, Celebrated French Naturalists, Were Of Irish Extraction. They Visited Abyssinia In 1835, And Spent Many Years In Exploring That And The Adjacent Kingdoms, And Published An Account Of Their Explorations, Dis Coveries And Observations, On Their Re Turn To Paris. They Read Papers Before The Paris Geographical Society ...

Nor
Nor, Daughters Of The Foregoing, Are Equally Distinguished As Artists. Their Paintings Have Been Exhibited At The Academy Of Design, And At The Cen Tennial, And Possess Great Merit. Their Pencils Are In Great Repute In The Illus Trators Of Elegant Books, Of Which They Have Embellished Many. ...

Norris M
Norris M., A Distinguished Lawyer And Politician Of New Hampshire, Was Of Irish Descent, Born In 1799 And Grad Uated At Darmouth College In 1828. He Was Shortly Afterwards Admitted To The Bar And Practiced With Great Success. Held Various State Offices, And In 1844 Was Sent To Congress, Where ...

Norris Philip
Norris Philip, An Irish Catholic Divine And Writer, Was A Doctor Of The Ology At Oxford, And Afterwards Dean Of The Cathedral Of Dublin. He Was The Author Of Many Works And Took The Same Position Against Mendicant Friars As Did Richard, Archbishop Of Armagh, The Extremeness Of Which At ...

Nugent Gen Richard
Nugent Gen. Richard, A Dis Tinguished Irish Officer, Born About 1670. He Fought Under Hamilton In Ireland Against The Adherents Of Wil Liam Of Orange, Went To France After The Treaty Of Limerick, And Was Lieut. Col. In The Lord Grand Prior's Regmt. He Was Afterwards Colonel Of What Had ...

Ockam William
Ockam William, A Divine And Philosopher, Was A Member Of The Order Of St. Francis And A Disciple Of John Duns. He Was Called The Invincible And Prince Of Nominalists. Volateran Calls Him An Irishman And Cardinal Of Armagh, Under The Pontificate Of John Xxii, And Says He Was A ...

Odillion Barrot
Barrot, Odillion, A Celebrated French Lawyer And Statesman, Was Of Irish Descent, Born At Villefort In 1791. He Took A Prominent Part In The Revolu Tion Of 1830, And Was One Of The Three Commissioners Appointed By The Provi Sional Government To Accompany Charles X To Cherbourg, On His Embark ...

Oilioll Olum
Oilioll-olum, King Of Munster And Monarch Of Half Ireland, Was The Son Of Modha, And Succeeded His Father As King Of Munster, About The Year A. D. 230. Being Absolute King Of The Whole Province By The Crushing Of Angus And The Deagades By His Father, He Promul Gated A ...

Olam Fodla
Olam Fodla, One Of The Ancient Monarchs Of Ireland In The Misty Past, Is Said To Have Lived About 720 Years Be Fore The Christian Era. He Used To As Semble A Triennial Assambly At Teamor (tara) In Order To Regulate The Affairs Of State And Preserve The Genealogies Of ...

Olave Fola
Olave Fola, One Of The Most Celebrated Of The Ancient Monarchs Of Ireland, Reigned About A. M. 3324, Or B. C. 680. This Monarch Was A Great Patron Of Learning And Science. He Convoked A General Triennial Assembly From The Whole King Dom To Assemble At Teamor (tara). His Was ...

Olchobhair
Olchobhair, A Gallant Son Of The King Of Cashel Succeeded His Father A. D. 840. He Flourished At The Time Turgesius, Son Of The King Of Denmark And Prince Of The Irish Danes, Imtde Pretensions To The Throne Of Ireland. Our Suhject In Con Junction With Lochain, Son Of The ...

Oliver Goldsmith
Goldsmith, Oliver, One Of The Most Talented Of Poets, Miscellaneous Writers And Dramatists Which Modern Times Have Produced, Was \1> V Son Of An Irish Curate, And Was Born M County Longford, Ireland, In 1731. Through The Kindness Of An Uncle He Was Enabled To Enter Trinity College, Dublin, Where ...

Oliver Plunkett
Plunkett, Oliver, A Celebrated Irish Prela E And Martyr Was Of The Noble Family Of Fingal, Born About 1630. He Received His Education En The Continent And Completed His Theolo Gical Course At Rome. He Became A Professor In The College Of The Propo Ganda In That City, Which Position ...

Or Amalgaidh Amergin
Amergin, Or Amalgaidh, An Irish Poet And Author, Who Lived In The Middle Of The Sixth Century. Amongst His Works Is The History Of Noted Places In Ireland, Called The " Dim Seanchas." This Work Has Been Published With Ad Dition As Late As The Eleventh Century, According To Ware ...

Or Conquovar
Conquovar, Or Connor, Monarch Of Ireland, A. D. 819. He Defeated The Danes In A General Engagement On The Plains Of Tailton (tara) But They Came Pouring Into The Country With Large Reinforcements, And After Defeating The King Of Leinster, And Laying Waste His Province Threatened To Overrun The Whole ...

Or Dalton Alton
Alton, Or D'alton, Richard, Count, A Distinguished Irish Officer In The Service Of Austria, Was Born In Ire Land, In 1732. He Entered The Austrian Service Very Young, And Rose By His Bravery And Talents To A High Rank, And In 1788 Became Feldzenjmeister. In Nov., 1787, He Was Appointed ...

Or Kelloe Mochelloe
Mochelloe, Or Kelloe, St. A. D.600,a Man Celebrated In The Ancient Irish Calendar For His Learning And Piety, Was A Disciple Of St. Dectan Of Ard More. He Founded A School And Mon Astery Near The Present Parish Of Moeal Lop, Near Lismore, And Also The Church At Kilmallock, County ...

Or Mansuetus Mansury
Mansury, Or Mansuetus, St. A Native Of Ireland, Is Said By Usher To Have Been A Disciple Of Peter And A Na Tive Of Scotia. He Preached The Gos Pel In Lorraine, Was First Bishop Of Toul And Was Canonized In The Tenth Century By Leo Ix., Who Had Also ...

Or Tierne Tigernach
Tigernach, Or Tierne, St., Bishop Of Cluanois Or Chines, And Apostolic Legate Of Ireland, Was Succes Sor Of St. Macartin, But Made His Cathe Dral At Clunes. He Founded An Abbey At Clunes, In Monaghan,for Regular Can Nons, Under The Title Of St. Peter And Paul. He Died About A. ...

Osborn A Lochrane
Lochrane, Osborn A., A Dis Tinguished American Jurist And Orator, Was Born In County Armagh, Ireland, August 22, 1829. While Pursuing His Studies At College He Was Noted For His Fiery Eloquence, And Having Indulged In A Public Dispute Gave Voice To Vio Lent Denunciations Against English Mis Rule In ...

Otherwise Johnst On Charles
Johnson, Otherwise Johnst On Charles, A Novel Writer Of The Last Century Was Born In Ireland About 1740, And After Completing His Studies Was Called To The Bar, But On Account Of A. Defect In Hearing, He Had To Confine Himself To Chamber Practice. In 1782, He Went To Calcutta ...

Owen Mac Carty
Mac Carty, Owen, A Gallant And Distinguished Irish Officer Who Par Ticipated In Many Of The Glorious Victo Ries Won By Irish Valor In France In The Reign Of Louis Xiv, Was A Native Of Athlone. He Defended The Cause Of James Ii In Ireland And Went To France After ...

P C Hill
Hill, P. C, An Able And Prominent Lawyer And Politician Of Nova Scotia, Was Born At Halifax In 1821; His Father Was A Cork Man, Who Settled In Hali Fax After The War Of 1812. Our Subject Was Educated At King's College, Wind Sor, And Was Called To The Bar ...

P H Gilhooley
Gilhooley, P. H., An Able And Eloquent American Advocate And Jurist, Was Born In New York About 1850, Of Irish Parents. His Father, Like So Many Thousands Of His Race, Stepped Prompt Ly To The Support Of The Union When The Great Rebellion Broke Out, Leaving The Care Of The ...

P S Gilman
Gilman, P. S., A Celebrated Am Erican Musical Conductor, Was Born In Ireland, And Emigrated To America When Young; Became Noted For His Musical Talent And As The Organizer And Conductor Of The Great Boston Musical Jubilee And Other Gigantic Musical Per Formances. He Was Also The Leader Of A ...

Palliser Sir Wm C
Palliser Sir Wm. C. B., A Talented British Officer, Inventor And Military Engineer, Was Born In Ireland In 1830. He Retired From The Army In 1871 So As To Be Able To Give His Whole Time To Perfecting Improvements In Heavy Arms, In Whieh Branch He De Veloped Great Skill ...

Patrick Allison
Allison, Patrick, D. D., A Celebrated Presbyterian Divine, Was Born In The Irish Settlement In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, In 1740, Gradu Ated At The Philadelphia College, And Entered The Presbyterian Ministry At The Age Of Twenty-two. His Life Was Prin Cipally Spent In Baltimore, Where He Was Held In High ...

Patrick Barry
Barry, Patrick, A Talented Au Thor And Practical Agriculturalist And Horticuluralist, Was Born In Ireland In 1816, Came To America When Young, And Was Editor Of The Genesee Farmer For Many Years. He Afterwards Edited The Horticulturist, Both Of Which Journals Were Of The Highest Au Thority. He Was Part ...

Patrick Browne
Browne, Patrick, A Botanist And Physician Of Eminence, Was Born At Crosboyne, Ireland, In 1750, And Studied Medicine At Paris And Leyden. , For Many Years Of His Life, He Resided In Jamaica, And Wrote A Civil And Natural History Of That Island, Besides Other Works Of Merit. He Returned ...

Patrick Byrne
Byrne, Patrick, An Eminent Bookseller And Publisher Of Dublin, And A Man Of Talent And A Patriot, Was Born In Ireland, About 1750. His Store On Grafton Street, Dublin, Was The Usual Literary Rendevous Of The United Irish Men; He Himself Being A Member Of That Body. He Was The ...

Patrick C Caldwell
Caldwell, Patrick C, A Dis Tinguished South Carolinian, Was Of Irish Descent And Born In That State. He Was Appointed To Many Positions Of Honor And Trust By His Fellow Citizens And Represented That State In Congress In 1851, 2 And 3. ...

Patrick Duigenan
Duigenan, Patrick, A Native Of Ireland, Born In 1705, Of Humble Parents, And Acquired His Education As A Sizer At Trinity College, Dublin, Where He Obtained The Degree Of Ll.d. He Possessed Great Industry, Which, With Fair Talents, Ensured Him Consider Able Success At The Bar, He Having Adopted The ...

Patrick Farelly
Farelly, Patrick, A Distin Guished Lawyer And Politician Of Penn Sylvania, Was Born In Ireland In 1760, And Received A Classical Education. After Emigrating To America He Adopt Ed The Profession Of Law, And Soon Won Honor And Practice. He Represented His Fellow Citizens In The United States Congress For ...

Patrick Finglas
Finglas, Patrick, An Able Leg Islator And Writer, Was A Native Of Ire Land, Chief Baron Of The Ex-chequer And Chief Justice In 1534. He Wrote A Book On The Misfortunes Of Ireland, And Their Remedies. ...

Patrick G Goode
Goode, Patrick G., One Of The Same Familv As Samuel Of Revolutionary Fame, Was Born In Virgina About 1800 And After Completing His Education, Re Moved To Ohio, To Work Out His Fortune In That New State. He Rose To Distinct Ion By His Talents And Energy, And Was A ...

Patrick Gordon
Gordon, Patrick, One Of The Early Governors Of Pennsylvania Under The Proprietors 1726-36, Was A Native Of Ireland, Born In 1644. He Was Highly Popular And Was Active And Undefatig Able In Forwarding Every Colonial Inter Est. He Also Served With Distinction In The Army Against The Indians And French. ...

Patrick H Pope
Pope, Patrick H., A Prominent Irish-american Politician Of Kentucky, Was Born About 1790, And Acquired A High Reputation For Ability. He Repre Sented His State In The 23d Congress. ...

Patrick Magruder
Magruder, Patrick, A Pro Minent Politician Of Maryland, Was The Son Of Irish Emigrants, And Was Born In Montgomery County In That State In 1768; Was Educated At Princeton Col Lege, Adopted The Profession Of The Law And Soon Acquired High Standing By His Ability. He Was Elected To Congress ...

Patrick Maguire
Maguire, Patrick, An Irishman Who Accompanied The First Voyage Of Dis Covery Under Columbus, And Who Was The First Man Who Reached The Shore Of The New World Having Jumped From The Small Boat Into The Water And Waded To The Land, According To An Account Published In Italian ...

Patrick Sarsfield
Sarsfield, Patrick, Earl Of Lucan, A Distinguished Irish Sol Dier And Patriot, Was Born In Ireland 1645, Served Early In Life On The Continent Under The English Flag, And Distinguish Himself Under The Duke Of Monmouth, Against Whom He Fought Afterwards At Sedgemore. At The Period Of The Rev Olution ...

Patrick Tracy Jackson
Jackson, Patrick Tracy, An Eminent American Merchant, Was The Third Son Of Jonathan Jackson And A Younger Brother Of Judge Charles And Dr. James Jackson, Of Whom See Above. He Was Also Born In Newburyport^ Mass., The Home Of His Irish Parents, Aug. 14, 1780. He Received A Solid Education ...

Patrick W Tompkins
Tompkins, Patrick W., A Lead Ing Politician Of Mississippi, Was Born In Kentucky Of Irish Parents And Received A Good Education. He Afterwards Set Tled In Mississippi And Became Promi Nent By His Talent And Was A Member Of The 30th U. S. Congress. ...

Patterson
Patterson, William,an Amer Ican Patriot, Of Irish Descent. Was Born At Sea, But Settled At An Early Age In New Jersey Where He Studied Law, Was Ad Mitted To The Bar In 1769 And Soon Ac Quired An Enviable Reputation As A Law Yer Of Ability And Success. In 1789, ...

Paul Kane
Kane, Paul, The Most Ve^atile And Distinguished Of Canadian Artists, Was The Son Of Michael Kane, An Irish Man Who Accompanied George Simco To Western Canada. He Settled In York (toronto) Where Our Subject Was Born In 1810. The Surroundings Of A New Settlement Were Not Well Calculated To Foster ...

Pelham Henry
Pelham Henry, A Talented Art Ist And Engraver, And Half Brother To The Distinguished Artist, Copley, Was Also Born In Boston About 1740, Of Irish Parents. After Studying And Working With His Brother In Boston, And Acquir Ing Local Fame, He Went To London Wilh His Brother's Family June 1775. ...

Peter Browne
Browne, Peter, A Noted Irish Protestant Divine And Scholar, Was Born And Educated In Dublin, And Became Provost Of Dublin University, And After Wards Protestant Bishop Of Cork. He Wrote Several Works, Among Them, "the Proper Extent And Limit Of The Human Understanding," Sermons, &c. He Died In Cork In ...

Peter Dillon
Dillon, Peter, A Noted Naviga Tor, Was Born In Ireland, 1755, And Re Ceived A Fair Education. He Early Em Braced A Seafaring Life And Gained A Reputation For Skill And Daring, And Was Gradually Advanced To Responsible Po Sitions. When Lieutenant Of An East Indiaman, He Had A Narrow ...

Peter Lombard
Lombard, Peter, A Learned Irish Divine, Antiquarian And Historian, Was Born Irrwaterford About 1550. He Was Educated At Westminster Under Cam Den, Where He Distinguished Himself. He Completed His Education Atlouvain, And There Received The Doctor's Cap. He Was For A Time Provost Of The Cathedral Of Canterbury, And Afterwards ...

Peter Rowe
Rowe, Peter, An Able Irish-am Erican Politician Of New York, Who Won Influence And Position By His Native Ability, Energy And Force Of Character, And At Length Represented His District In The U. S. Congress, 1853. ...

Peter Talbot
Talbot, Peter, Archbishop Of Dublin, A Learned And Able Irish Di Vine And Confessor, Was A Nephew Of The Earl Of Tyrconnel, Was Born About 1620, And When A Mere Youth, Feeling A Desire To Embrace A Religious Life, Then Full Of Danger In His Native Land, He Went To ...

Peter Walsh
Walsh, Peter, An Irish Divine And Writer, Was Born At Moortown, County Of Kildare, Early In 1600. He Was Educated On The Continent, Com Pleting His Studies At Louvain, Where He Joiued The Order Of St. Francis And Became Professor Of Theology. Among His Writings Are A Number Of Historical ...

Phen Vdd
Phen V..d.d., A Learned American Catholic Divine, Was A Member Of The Order Of The "lazerists," And Was Born In Upper Canada Of Irish Parents Jan. 1, 1826. The Family Removed To Penn Sylvania When Our Subject Was An In Fant. He Received His Education In St Charles Seminary, Philadelphia, ...

Philip Carrigan
Carrigan, Philip, An Eminent American Physician, Was Born In New York In 1746, Of Irish Parents, Who Afterwards Settled In New Hampshire. After Completing His Education Philip Took Up The Study Of Medicine And Set Tled To Practice In Concord. For Many Years He Was Recognized As The Ablest Physician ...