John Sadleir

(1814—1856) politician and swindler

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the ‘suicide banker’ of popular notoriety. From a prosperous Catholic family (founders of the Tipperary Joint‐Stock Bank), he qualified as a lawyer and entered the world of finance and ...

Subjects: Literature.

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