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Crowley, Peter O'Neill

J. M. Rigg

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Crowley, Peter O'Neill (1832–1867), Fenian leader, was born at Ballymacoda, co. Cork, on 23 May 1832, the son of a small tenant farmer. His uncle Peter O'Neill, a priest, had been engaged in the rising of 1798 and transported to Norfolk Island in the ...

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Subjects: Ethnic Politics

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