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Dwyer, Michael (1772-1825), Irish nationalist

Dan Gahan

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Dwyer, Michael (1772-1825), Irish nationalist, was born in Camara, Glen of Imaal, co. Wicklow, the eldest son of John Dwyer, a tenant farmer, and his wife, Mary, daughter of Charles Byrne of Cullentra, of the same county. He learned to read and write in a small school at Bushfield, near ...

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