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Yelverton, Barry, first Viscount Avonmorelocked

(1736–1805)
  • James Kelly

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Yelverton, Barry, first Viscount Avonmore (1736–1805), politician and judge, was born on 28 May 1736, the son and heir of Francis Yelverton (1705–1746) of Blackwater, co. Cork, and Elizabeth Barry (d. 1804) of Kilbrin, in the same county. Though, as he later made clear, 'of an English family by the maternal and paternal lines' (...

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