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Thomas Lynch
Lynch, Thomas, One Of The Signers Of The Declaration Of Indepen Dence, Was Of Irish Parentage, Born In South Carolina In 1749. Was Sent To England To Complete His Education And Commenced The Study Of The Law In The Temple. In 1772 He Returned Home And Was Sent As A ...

Thomas Lynch_2
Lynch, Thomas, A Patriot Of The American Revolution, Was Born In Ire Land, Emigrated To The United States And Settled In South Carolina At An Early Day. He Took A Prominent Part In Denouncing British Assumption, And Was A Delegate To The Continental Con Gress From 1774 To 1776 And ...

Thomas Maxfield
Maxfield, Thomas, One Of The Early Adherents Of Wesley And The First Itinerant Lay Preacher Of The Methodist Body, Was Born In The North Of Ireland In 1720. He, However, Developed Some Points Of Difference With His Leader, And Receiving Ordination From The Bishop Of Londonderry, He Became Minister Of ...

Thomas Mess Ingham
Mess Ingham, Thomas, An Irish Divine And Writer, Was Born In The Province Of Leinster, Ireland, About 1575. He Received His Education Prin Cipally In France. He Was An Apos Tolic Prothonotary And Superior Of A Community Of Irish Ecclesiastics In Paris. He Published In Latin A Vol Ume Containing ...

Thomas Moore
Moore, Thomas, One Of The Most Popular And Talented Of The Modern Poets, Was Born In Dublin, Ireland, May 28, 1779. He Early Displayed Marks Of That Genius Which Afterwards So Dis Tinguished Him Amongst The Literary Men Of His Day. In His Younger Days The Upper Classes Of Dublin ...

Thomas Moran
Moran, Thomas, A Distinguished Irish- American Artist, Was Born In 1837, And Early Developed A Penchant For Art. He Adopted It As A Profession, And, Hav Ing The Passion As Well As Talent He, Soon .acquired A Wide Reputation And Has Pro Duced Works Of Great Merit. He Is Still ...

Thomas Palmerston
Palmerston, Thomas, Known On The Continent As Thomas Hibernicus, A Celebrated Divine And Scholar, Was Born In Kildare, Ireland, About A. D. 1200. He Received The Doctor's Cap At The University Of Paris, And Was Con Sidered As One Of The Great Masters Of The Sorbonne. He Resided For A ...

Thomas Parnell
Parnell, Thomas, A Divine And Poet Was Born In Dublin, Ireland, In 1769 And Educated At Trinity College, In That City; Was An Arch-deacon, And Held Other Preferments In The English Church. He Was The Friend Of Swift And Pope, The Latter Of Whom Gave The Works Of Parnell To ...

Thomas Ryan
Ryan, Thomas, A Prominent Legislator And Lawyer Of Kansas Of Irish Extraction, Was Born At Oxford, N. Y., Nov. 25, 1837. He Received His Educa Tion (academical) In Pennsylvania, Whither The Family Had Removed; Studied Law And Was Admitted To The Bar In 1861. He Volunteered In The Great Rebellion, ...

Thomas Sheridan
Sheridan, Thomas, Son Of The Well-known Friend Of Dean Swift, And Father Of R. B. Sheridan, Was Born In 1721, At Quilca In Ireland, Educated At Westminster School And At Trinity Col Lege, Dublin. In 1742, He Went Upon The Stage, And Soon Ranked High As A Trag Edian. He ...

Thomas Sheridan_2
Sheridan, Thomas, D.d., An Irish Divine, Scholar And Wit, Was Born In County Cavan, Ireland, About 1684, Educatedat Trinity College, Dublin, And Entered The Ministry Of The Established Church. He Taught A Classical School In Dublin, Became "chaplain To The Lord Lieutentant, And Was A Friend Of Dean. Swift Through ...

Thomas Smyth
Smyth, Thomas, D.d., An Emi Nent American Presbyterian Divine, Was Born At Belfast, Ireland, July 14, 1808, Where He Was Educated, Came To The U. S In 1830, Studied Divinity At Princeton And Became Pastor Of The Second Presbyterian Church At Charles Ton, South Carolina. He Is The Author Of ...

Thomas Southern
Southern, Thomas, A Dramatic Writer, Was Born In 1660 At Dublin, Edu Cated At Trinity College In That City.and Studied Law At The Middle Temple; Gave It Up For Literature, And Became A Dram Atic Author, Afterwards Entering The Army He Served With Distinction. He Was The Intimate Friend Of ...

Thomas Waterford
Waterford, Thomas, A Learn Ed Irish Divine And Writer, Was Arch Deacon Of Leighlin And Wrote On Po Litical As Well As Religious Subjects, 1 He Accumulating Evils Which Were Over Whelming Ireland And Fast Reducing The Glorious Remains Of The Scholastic Days To Chaos, Filled The Thoughtful And Ear ...

Thomas White
White, Thomas, A Distinguished Canadian Politician And Editor, Is The Son Of An Emigrant From West Meath, Ireland, And Was Born In Montreal In 1830, Where He Received His Education. He First Entered A Mercantile House, But Left It For A Printing Office. With This Office He Removed To Quebec, ...

Thomas
Thomas, A General Of The American Revolution, And A Marshal Of France, And Considered By Many, The Ablest And Most Skillful Soldier In America, Was Born In Ireland, February 27, 1733. He Received His Education In France, Like So Many Of His Countrymen Of Liberal Means In Those Dark Days. ...

Thomas_2
Thomas, Archbishop Of Dublin, Was Born At Portertown, Dublin County, In 1740. After Making His Preliminary Studies, He Went To Rome At The Age Of Fif Teen, To Prosecute His Course And Study Theology; Then He Joined The Dominican Order, Was Ordained Priest And Became Rector Of St. Clement's In ...

Thomian Mac Ronan
Mac Ronan, Thomian, An Il Lustrious Successor Of St. Patrick, Was Of Royal Descent And Succeeded To The Primacy About 635. The Venerable Bede Speaks Of Him In Reference To The Controversy About Easter. He Was A Great Patron Of Learning, And Equally Distinguished For Piety, Zeal And Exten Sive ...

Thos B Read
Read, Thos. B., An Able American Statesman Of Irish Descent. He Re Ceived A Finished Education And Settled In Mississippi At An Early Day, There He Quickly Rose To Eminence And Became U. S. Senator In 1826. He Died Sud Denly Nov. 26, 1829, While On His Way To Washington ...

Thos Cochran
Cochran, Thos., A Distinguished Canadian Jurist, Was Born Of Irish Par Ents, In Halifax, In 1777, And Was Edu Cated There And In Quebec. In 1795 He Went To England And Entered Lincoln's Inn, For Admission To The Bar, To Which He Was Called In 1801. He Practiced For A ...

Thos Read
Read, Thos. Buchanan, A Talent Ed Irish- American Po-t And Artist Was Born In Pennsylvania In 1822. He Was The Author Of "sheimau's Hide" And Many Puems Of Merit. He Resided Principally, The Later Years Of His Life, In Florence And Rome, Where He Prac Ticed And Studied His Art. ...

Thur Richard
Thur Richard, A Distinguished French Divine And Scholar, Was The Son Of Count Arthur, And Brother Of Counts James And Edward; Was Educated At The Irish College In Paris, Where He Was Distinguished For Ability. He Chose The Better Part, And Continued His Studies Preparatory To Entering The Religious State, ...

Tighernmas
Tighernmas, King Of Ireland, Who, According To The Book Of "lucan," Was The First To Introduce Idolatry Into Ireland, The People Prior To That Time Having Pre Served To A Greater Or Less Degree The Ancient Traditions And Worship Of The Only True God Received From The Patri Arch Of ...

Timothy Cunningham
Cunningham, Timothy, An Able British Lawyer And Law Writer, Was Born In Ireland, About 1730, And Was Called To The English Bar And At Length Established A Lucrative Prac Tice. Among His Publications, Which Were Authority In His Dav, Were "a Treaty On The Law Of Titles," 1747, 4th Edition ...

Timothy D Sullivan
Sullivan, Timothy D., A Tal Ented Irish Patriot, Poet And Journalist, An Elder Brother Of Alex. M., And But Little, If Any, Inferior To Him In Ability. He Was Associated With Him In Editing The Nation, And Was More Especially The Poet Of This Gifted Family. He Often Inspired His ...

Timothy Shay Arthur
Arthur, Timothy Shay, A Talented Irish American Writer Of Fic 4 1- 4 1 0()(1 A 4 11 T On, Was Orn N , An S T E Au Thor Of Many Popular Works Of Fiction Which Display Much Power And Ability. Arthur Rev. William, A Noted Irish Methodist Clergyman, ...

Timothy Warren Anglin
Anglin, Timothy Warren, A Distinguished Canadian Statesman And Journalist, Was Born In Ireland, And Settled In St. Johns, New Bruns Wick, In 1848, Where He Started The Morning Freeman, And Soon Won Hon Orable Recognition By His Ability. He Also Became Prominent In Provincial Politics, And Represented St. Johns County ...

Ton
Ton, A Celebrated Actress, Was Born About 1735, Of Irish Parents, Her Father Being A Soldier In The English Service. She Supported Herself As A Child By Run Ning Errands. Being Bright And Witty, She Attracted Attention, And Entered On Her Stage Career Under Cibber, In 1775. She Immediately Took ...

Torrens Sir Henry
Torrens. Sir Henry, A Talented And Distinguished General Officer In The Service Of Britain, Was Born At London Derry, Ireland, In 1779, Received His Edu Cation In The Military Academy At Dublin, And Entered The British Service As An Ensign In The 52nd Regiment Of Foot, And Saw His First, ...

Tresham Henry
Tresham. Henry, One Of The Most Eminent Painters Of His Time And A Poet Of Merit, Was Born In Dublin, Where He Studied Art Under The Elder West, And Ennis, After Which He Accom Panied Lord Cawdon To Italy, Assisted L)y The Kindness Of Friends, And Resided There For Many ...

Tuathal
Tuathal, Son Of Ficha V, Ascend Ed The Throne Of His Fathers About The Year A. D. 100. On The Death Of His Father Through The Conspiracy Of Carbre And The Plebians, He Fled To His Grand Father, By His Mother Eithne, King Of The Picts Of Albania, Where He ...

Tyrone Power
Power, Tyrone, One Of The Most Witty And Talented Of Irish Comic Actors, Was The Son Of An Irish Gentle Man, And Born In Waterford, 1795. His Father Having Died While Our Subject ?was Yet In His Infancy, His Mother Re Moved To Wales To Be Near Some Rela Tions ...

Ugane Moore
Ugane Moore, A Celebrated Monarch Of Ireland, Who Re Igned About 300 B. C. On Ascending The Throne He Convened An Assembly At Tara And Received Hostages, And Ad Ministered Oaths Of Allegiance From The Chiefs Of The Kingdom. He Also Had A Law Passed Making The Crown Hereditary In ...

Ulfada Cormac
Cormac, Ulfada, A Distinguish Ed And Able Monarch Of Ireland, And One Of The First Of Its Christian Kings. He Was A Brave And Warlike Prince, And The Victor Of Thirty-six Battles. In His Excursions He Traversed The Greater Part Of Britain And Albania As A Conqueror, And Returned With ...

V H D C L
Kenealyedward,v H.-d. C. L., A Celebrated British Barrister And Scholar, Was Born In Cork, Ireland In 1819. He Was A Popular Translator Of Songs And Was Familiar With Thirteen Languages. He Became Widely Known As Being The Chief Advocate Of The Claimaint In The Tichborne Case. He Was Editor And ...

V Hugue
Hugue, V, A Learned And Able Mon Arch Of Ireland, Of The Race Of Niall The Great, A. D., 734. He Defeated The Army Of Colman, King Of Lein Ster In A Disastrous Battle In Which 9,000 Of The Leinster Troops, And Hugue, The Son Of Colman Was Killed. ...

Valentine Greatrakes
Greatrakes, Valentine, An Irishman Of Means, Born At Waterford In 1628, And Became Famous Among The Puritans In England, For His Supposed Powers Of Healing By Touch. He Served As An Officer In The Parliamentary Army From 1649 To '56. And Was Afterwards A Magistrate In The County Cork. He ...

Vincent Mathews
Mathews, Vincent, Ll. D., A Talented Lawyer And Politician Of New York, Was Of Irish Extraction, Born In Orange County, In That State. June 29, 1766, Received A Good Education, Studied Law And Was Admitted To The Bar In 1790. He Was Sent Successively To The House And Senate Of ...

Virgilius
Virgilius , Whose Surname Was O'farrell.a Great And Learned Man, And Perhaps The Earliest Of Modern Astrono Mers, Who Advocated What Has Since Been Called The Copernican System, Was Born In Ireland, Of A Noble Family, Early In 700, And Embraced A Religious Life. He Was Sent To The Continent ...

Viscount Smythe
Smythe, Viscount, A Distinguish Ed British Diplomat And Man Of Letters, Was Born In Ireland, 1780, And Educated At Trinity College, Dublin. -,he Early Entered The Diplomatic Service Of Britain And In 1800, Was Secretary Of The Lega Tion At Lisbon, Where He Became Famil Iar With The Language And ...

W A Stephens
Stephens, W. A., A Canadian Poet Of Talent Was Born In Belfast, Ireland, In 1809, And Emigrated To Canada With His Father At An Early Day. He Was The Author Of The First Original Volume Of Poems Published In Upper Canada "hamilton" And Although Open To Criti Cism For Want ...

Walter Blake Kirwin
Kirwin, Walter Blake, A Celebrated Pulpit Orator, Was Born In Galway, Ireland, About 1754, And Was Educated At St. Omers And Lou Vain, Became A Priest And Was Chaplain To The Neapolitan Embassador In 1787. Being Ambitious And Somewhat Vain Of His Powers, He Became Discontented With His Humble Lot ...

Walter Burke
Burke, Walter, A Gallant Irish Officer, Born About 1665, In Athlone. He Early Took Up Arms In Defense Of His Country's Rights And Afterwards Raised A Regiment In Aid Of That Imbecile, James Ii. After The Treaty Of Limerick, He Went To France With His Regiment And Greatly Distinguished Himself ...

Walter Fitzsimons
Fitzsimons, Walter, An Emin Ent Irish Divine, And Philosopher, Was Archbishop Of Dublin. He Was Deputy Viceroy And Chancellor Of Ireland And According To Ware, Was A "doctor Of Common And Civil Law, A Subtle Phil Osopher And Profound Theologian." He Governed The Church Of Dublin For 27 Years, And ...

Walter Harris
Harris, Walter, An Irish Coun Sellor And Historical Writer, Partly Of English Descent, And Was Born In Dub Lin About 1700. He Enlarged And Am Plified The Works Of Sir James Ware, On Irish History. The First Volume Was Printed In Dublin In 1729, And The Second In 1745. ...

Walter Shanley
Shanley, Walter, A Distin Guished Engineer And Public Man Of Canada Was Born In The County Leitrem, Ireland, From Whence, With His Father, An Irish Barrister, He Emigrated To Can Ada In 1837. Our Subject Adopted The Profession Of Engineer And Soon Dis Tinguished Himself And Became Profes Sionally Connected ...

Ward
Ward, Celebrated As The Medical Ad Tiser And Confidant Of Napoleon During A Great Portion Of His Last Years At St. Helena, Was Born In Ireland About 1778. He Was Originally A Surgeon In The Brit Ish Navy, And Was On Board The Beller Ophon In That Capacity On The ...

Way
Way, Only Child Of Field Marshal Con Way, Of The British Service, Was Born In 1748, And Was Highly Accomplished In Both Literature And Art. She Traveled In Italy, And Took Lessons In Sculpture From Celebrated Masters, Among Them Cheracie, And Bacon. She Also Posses Sed Fine Dramatic Talent, Which ...

Wellesley
Wellesley, Earl Of, Father Of The Duke Of Wellington And Of The Marquis Of Wellesley, Was Born In Meath, Ire Land, About 1720, Acquired Great Repu Tation In Ireland For His Musical Talent, And Received The Degree Of Doctor Of Music From Dublin Universitv. He Was A Member Of The ...

Whitley Stokes
Stokes, Whitley, A Learned And Distinguished Lawyer, Philologist And Historian, Was Born In Dublin About 1830, Educated At Dublin University, Entered On The Study Of The Law And Was Admitted To The Bar, Settled To Prac Tice In London, And Soon Won An Envi Able Place In The Profession. He ...

William Allingham
Allingham, William, A Talent Ed Poet, Was Born At Ballyshannon, Ire Land, About 1828. He Received A Liberal Education At Home Schools, And Early Gave Indications Of Literary Taste Ana Ability. He Became A Contributor To Various Periodicals And Magazines, And In 1840 He Produced A Volume Of Poems, Dedicated ...

William Armstrong
Armstrong, William, A Tal Ented Canadian Engineer And Artist, Was Born In Dublin In 1822, And Studied En Gineering Under Woodhouse. He Emi Grated To Canada, And Was Engaged In Many Important Public Works. He Had The Honor Of First Introducing Photogra Phy Into Western Canada. His Sketches Of Lake ...

William B Giles
Giles, William B., An American Statesman And Patriot, Was Born Of Irish Parents In Virginia, About 1750, And Was An Early And Ardent Supporter Of The Rev Olutionary Struggle. He Represented His State In Congress For Many Years, And Was A Senator From 1811 To 1815, And In 1826 Was ...

William Babington
Babington, William, An Emi Nent Physician And Scientist, Was Born In Ireland, In 1757. After Completing His Education And Receiv Ing His Medical Degree, He Settled In England, Where He Soon Became Noted As One Of The Ablest Scientists Of His Day. He Was The Principal Promoter And Founder Of ...

William Bathe
Bathe, William, A Celebrated Irish Jesuit, Was Born In Dublin, In 1564. His Parents Were Non-catholics But Our Subject Was Educated Without Bigotry. He Received His Early Educa Tion From An Eminent Irish Teacher At Home, And It Is Said Afterwards Became A Scholar At Oxford. Having Become Satisfied Of ...

William Beatty
Beatty, William, A Talented Legislator Of Pennsylvania, Was Born In Ireland, And Emigrated To Pennsyl Vania, At An Early Date, Became Cons Picuous By His Talents. He Represented The State In Congress From The Year 1837 To 1841. ...

William Browne
Browne, William, A Celebrated Gem Engraver, Was Born In Ireland In 1748, Traveled On The Continent, And Was Patronized By Catherine Of Russia, And Louis Xvi Of France. At The Breaking Out Of The French Revolution, He Settled In London, Where He Died In 1825. He Produced Many Excellent Works ...

William Byrne
Byrne, William, An Artist And Engraver Of Talent, Was Born In London Of Irish Parents In 1742. He Studied In Paris Under Atinet Andwille,and On His Return To England, Was Held In Great Re Pute. Amongst His Principal Works Are The Antiquities Of Britain And Smith's Italian Scenery. He Died ...

William Carlton
Carlton, William, A Talented And Witty Irish Novelist, Was Born At Clogher, In 1798. He Received A Fair Education. When About Twenty Years Old He Went To Dublin To Try His Fortune At Literary Work, And After Struggling For Some Years Writing For The Periodi Cals, He At Length Attained ...

William Congreve
Congreve, William, One Of The Wittiest Of Dramatists, Was The Son Of Dublin Parents, W T Ho Resided In Eng Land When Our Subject Was Born In 1670. They Returned To Dublin Where Our Future Dramatist And Poet Was Educated, Graduating At Trinity College In That City And Studying Law ...

William Cooke Taylor
Taylor, William Cooke, L L. D.. An Author Of Extensive And Var Ied Learning, Was Born At Youghal, Ireland, In The Year 1800. And Grad Uated At Trinity College, Dublin, With The Highest Honors. After Finishing His Course He Determined To Devote Him Self To Literature And Sought The Only ...

William Cullen
Cullen, William, A Prominent Politician And Journalist, Of Northern Illinois, Was Born In Ulster, Ireland, March 4, 1826. He Came To The United States With His Parents When A Boy, And. Settled In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Where He Received An Ordinary Educa Tion. Removed To Illinois In 1846, And Became Prominent ...

William D Kelly
Kelly, William D., A Promin Ent And Able American Statesman And Politician Of Irish Extraction, And Wide Ly Known By His Advocacy Of Protection By A High Tariff, For American Industry, Was Born In Philadelphia, April 12, 1814, And Reeeived A Good Fundamental Education. He First Entered A Printing Office, ...

William D Martin
Martin, William D., A Talent Ed South Carolina Politician And Law Yer, Was Of Irish Extraction, Born In 1787, And Educated In That State, Where He Was Admitted To The Bar. He Early Distinguished Himself By Superior Tal Ents And Energy, And Was Made Judge Of The Court Of Common ...

William Darby
Darby, William, One Of The Ablest Of The Early American Geograph Ers, Was A Surveyor By Profession, Of Irish Descent, And Born In Pennsylvania. He Was Author Of Statistical And Geo Graphical Treatises. He Died In 1654. ...

William Dargan
Dargan, William, An Enterpris Ing Contracting Engineer, Was Born In County Carlow, Ireland, About 1800. He Was Contractor For The First Railroad Ever Built In Ireland From Dublin To Kingston, And Was Afterwards Interested In All The Great Transit Undertakings In That Country Railways, Canals, Tunnels, Etc. He ...

William Dorington
Dorington, William, A Gal Lant Irish Patriot, And A Distinguished Officer In The Service Of France, In The Days Of Louis Xiv; Was Born About 1660, And Early Took Part In Defending Civil And Religious Liberty At Home. Like So Many Gallant Irish Patriots, He Was Induced To Aid The ...

William Duane
Duane, William, An Able Am Erican Politicanand Journalist, Was Born In New York, Of Irish Parents, In 1760. He Was Taken To Ireland By His Mother When About 11 Years Old, And Received There A Classical Education. He, How Ever, Having Married At The Age Of Nine Teen Against Her ...

William E Robinson
Robinson, William E., A Dis Tinguished Journalist And Politician Of New York Was Born In The County Ty Rone, Ireland, About 1820, Received His Academic Education At Cookstown, Entered His Collegiate Course At Bel Fast, When Ill Health Compelled Him To Abandon His Studies, And His Physician Recommended As A ...

William Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald, William, A Dis Tinguished Irish American Jurist, Was Born In Tennessee About 1800, And After Receiving His Education Adopted The Profession Of The Law, And Soon Attract Ed Clients By His Ability And Eloquence. He Represented His Fellow Citizens In Congress From 1831 To '33, And Was For Many ...

William Fitzgerald_2
Fitzgerald, William, D. D., An Irish Protestant Divine And Writer, Was Born In December, 1814, And Edu Cated At Trinity College, Dublin, Of Which He Became A Fellow. In 1840 He Wrote In Opposition To "the Tracts Of The Times," And In 1848 He Was Ap Pointed Professor Of Moral ...

William Floyd
Floyd, William, One Of The Signers Of The Declaration Of Independ Ence, And A Delegate From New York To The Continental Congress, Was Of Ir Ish Descent And Born On Long, Island, In 1734. He Was A Zealous And Faithful Public Servant For Upwards Of 51 Years. He Died In ...

William Freame Johnston
Johnston, William Freame, A Prominent Legislator And Lawyer Of Pennsylvania, Was Born At Greenbury, In That State, Of Irish Parents. He Studi Ed Law, Was Admitted To The Bar, And Won Reputation For Financial Ability. Became Interested Largely In The Iron And Salt Interests Of The State, And Was Elected ...

William Gray
Gray, William, And Wilson, Younger Brother Of Sir John Gray Were Born In Dublin And Educated In That City After Which They Came To The Unit Ed States, About 1840. William The Younger Of The Brothers Was At This Time About Eighteen And He Immedi Itely Commenced The Study Of ...

William H Lld Russell
Russell, William H. Ll.d., Best Known As The Celebrated War Cor Respondent Of The London Times, Was Born In Ireland 1821. Was Educated At Trinity College, Dublin, Stucfied The Profession Of Law And Was Admitted To The Bar In London. He However Turn Ed His Attention To Journalism And Be ...

William H Seward
Seward, William H., The Cele Brated American Statesman And Lawyer, Was Mainly Of Irish Descent, Born In New York State In 1801. He Was Ed Ucated At Union College And In 1819 Went South As Far As Georgia, Where He Engaged In Teaching. Returning North The Same Year, He Commenced ...

William H Whelley
Whelley, William H., A Tal Ented American Actor, Was Born In Ire Land About 1836, And Emigrated To The United States When A Young Man. He Excelled In The Higher Walks Of The Drama, And Was Deservedly Popular. He Died In New York City April 7, 1876. ...

William Hales
Hales, William, A Learned Irish Protestant Divine, Was A Fellow Of Trin Ity College, Dublin, And Professor Of Oriental Languages. Among His Scien Tific Works Are "sonorum Doctrina Ratio Nalis," 1778, "analysis Iequationum," "analysis Fluxionum," 1800, "new Analysis Of Chronology," Besides Some Religious And Historical Works. ...

William Harper
Harper, William, An Eminent Jurist Of South Carolina, Was Born In That State Of Irish Parents, January 17 1719, And Was Educated At South Caro Lina College, He Studied Law, And Quick Ly Acquired Fame And A Large Practice By His Ability. He Was Elected To The State Legislature And ...

William Hornes
Hornes, William, A Prominent And Talented Dissenting Minister, For Many Years Stationed At Martha's Vine Yard, Was A Native Of Ireland, Born In 1663, And Emigrated To Massachusetts In 1714. He Died In 1746. ...

William J Duane
Duane, William J., A Distin Guished Irish American Lawyer And Statesman, Was Born At Clonmel, Ire Land, In 1780. He Came To America And Was Educated In Philadelphia, Where He Was Admitted To The Bar In 1803; Soon Acquired Distinction In His Profession, And Was Honored By His Fellow-citizens With ...

William Kirkpatrick
Kirkpatrick, William, A Talented Soldier And Legislator Was Born In Ireland In 1753, And At An Early Age Went To India To Seek His Fortune. By Perseverance, Talents And Industry, He Gradually Rose To Honor And Distin Tion, Filling The Most Important Posi Tions In Both Civil And Military Life, ...

William Magee
Magee, William, D. D., Ll.d. Protestant Archbishop Of Dublin, An Able But Bigoted Irish Divine And Schol Ar, Was Born In County Fermanagh, Ire Land, March 18, 1766, And Graduated At Trinity College, Dublin In 1785, Was Elected A Fellow In 1788 And Entered The Ministry Of The Established Church ...

William Marsden
Marsden, William, D. C. L., A Learned Scholar And Oriental Historian, Was Born In Dublin, Ireland, Nov. 16, 1754. He Entered The Service Of The East India Company In 1771, And Was Sent To Bencoolen, Suma Tra, Where He Became Principal Secretary Of The Colonial Government, And Ac Quired A ...

William Molyneux
Molyneux, William, Grandson Of The Foregoing, An Irish Patriot And Writer, Was Born In Armagh In 1656, And Represented The City Of Dublin And Afterwards Dublin University, Where He Was Educated, In The Irish Parlia Ment. He Was The Author Of Many Ex Cellent And Patriotic Works On Ireland, Among ...

William Mulready
Mulready, William, An Artist Of Great Talent And Celebrity, Was Born In Ennis, Ireland, In 1786. His First Noticeable Efforts Were Landscapes, Prin Cipally Local Views, Which Displayed Great Naturalness And Undoubted Merit. He Early Went To London, And His First Works There Were Views Around Ken Sington And Lambeth, ...

William Of Drogheda
William Of Drogheda. So Called From The Place Of His Birth, Was An Eminent Doctor Of Civil Law, And Mathematician, And One Of The Most Renowned Professors Of Oxford In His Day. He Is Said To Have Been The Author Of "golden Summary." Which Is Amongst The Cambridge Collection Of ...

William Orr
Orr, William, One Of The Noblest And Most Disinterested Of Irish Patriots, And A Martyr To The Civil And Religious Liberties Of His Country, Was The Son Of A Farmer And Bleacher Of Ferranshane , County Antrim, Ireland, And Was Born In 1766. He Received A Good Education, And Being ...

William P Mangum
Mangum, William P., A Dis Tinguished American Statatesman, Was Of Irish Descent, Born In Orange Co. , North Carolina In 1792; Was Educated In The University Of That State, And In 1815 Commenced The Study Of Law; Was Admitted To The Bar, And Soon Attracted Attention And A Lucrative Practice ...

William Paterson
Paterson, William, An Emi Nent American Statesman And Patriot, Was Born At Sea Of Irish Parents In 1745. He Graduated At Princeton And Was Admitted To The Bar In 1769. Ardently Supported The Cause Of The People; Was A Member Of The Convention Which Formed The First Constitution Of New ...

William Petty Lansdown
Lansdown, William Petty (fitzmaurice) Marquis Of, And Second Earl Of Shelburne, A General Officer In The Army, And A Distinguished States Man In The Reign Of George Iii., Was Born In 1737 In Ireland. After Holding Prominent Positions Under The Govern Ment In 1763 And 1766, He Was Dis Placed ...

William Polk
Polk, William, A Revolution Ary Patriot And A Prominent Figure In The Mechlenberg Declaration Of Inde Pendence, Was Of The Same Irish Family As The President, Born In N. Carolina In 1759, And Was An Active Supported Of The Great Cause, Advocating Resistance To British Insolence And Tyranny By Both ...

William Russell
Russell, William, A Talented Ohio Politician, Was Born In Irelaud And Emigrated To Ohio At An Early Day. He Rose To Prominence By His Abilitv And Sat In The United States House Of Rep Resentatives For Many Years, Commenc Ing With The 20th Congress. ...

William Stannyhurst
Stannyhurst, William, Son Of The Foregoing And But Little Less Cele Brated, Was Born In Brussels, Was Educated By The Jesuits, And Entered That Order At The Age Of Sixteen. Like His Father He Was A Man Of Various And Extensive Learning, And The Author Of A Great Number Of ...

William T Barry
Barry, William T. A Distinguish Ed American Lawyer And Legislator, Was Of Irish Descent Born In Virginia In 1780 He Became A Lawyer, Removed To Ken Tucky Where He Practiced With Success And Was Sent To Congress In 1810,but On The Breaking Out Of The War Of 1812, Like So ...

William Thessy
Thessy, William, A Brave And Gallant Irish Officer, In The Service Of France In The Time Of Louis Xiv. He Earned Honor And Distinction By His Gallant Conduct On Various Occasions, And Well Sustained The Reputation Of Irish Valor. He Served Under Catinat And Other Celebrated Commanders And Participated In ...

William Thompson
Thompson, William, A Cele Brated Irish Naturalist, Was Born About 1806. He Undertook A Complete Nat Ural History Of Ireland, But Had Only Completed And Published The Depart Ment Of Birds, When He Died In 1852 ...

William Thomson
Thomson, William, An Able And Learned Irish Scientist, Was Born At Belfast, Nov. 2, 1805, And Became Noted For His Extensive And Exact Knowledge In Every Department Of Science And Art. He Has Associated With Professor Ed Ward Forbes, And Sent By The British Government To The Iegean Archipelago And ...

William Vincent Wallace
Wallace, William Vincent A Celebrated Musical Composer And Dra Matist, Was Born At Waterford, Ireland, In 1814. He Early Developed Great Musical Talent, Which Was Cultivated With Care. Amongst His Works Are The Popular Operas Of Maritana And Lurline, Which Are Admitted To Be Of The First Order, And Places ...

William Walsh
Walsh, William, Ll. D., A Distinguished Lawyer And Legislator Of Maryland, Was Born In Ireland May 11, 1828, Emigrated To The United States With His Parents In 1842, And Settled In Virginia. He Commenced His Educa Tion At Mount St. Mary's College, Md., And Was Admitted To The Bar In ...