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Barry, Johnlocked

(1745?–1803)
  • J. K. Laughton
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Barry, John (1745?–1803), naval officer in the American service, was born at Tacumshane, co. Wexford. Few details of his parents are known, other than that his mother's maiden name was Kelly; his father may have been a farmer. In 1755 Barry was apprenticed to a ...

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