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Davis, Thomas Osborne (1814–1845), politician and journalist

Helen F. Mulvey

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Davis, Thomas Osborne (1814–1845), politician and journalist, was born at Mallow, co. Cork, on 24 October 1814, not on 16 October as has sometimes been asserted. His father, James Thomas Davis, held a commission in the British army, and as a surgeon in the ...

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Subjects: Journalism ; UK Politics

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