Michael Dwyer

(1772—1825) Irish nationalist

'Michael Dwyer' can also refer to...

Sir Michael Francis O'Dwyer (1864—1940) administrator in India


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • European History


Quick Reference

(1772–1825), leader of a guerrilla band that remained at large in the Wicklow Mountains following the insurrection of 1798. He surrendered at the end of 1803 and was transported to Australia, where he became high constable of the Liverpool district of New South Wales in 1820.

From The Oxford Companion to Irish History in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: European History.

Reference entries