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Boyle, Rogerlocked

  • T. F. Henderson
  • , revised by Jason Mc Elligott


Boyle, Roger (1617/18?–1687), Church of Ireland bishop of Clogher, was a younger brother of Robert Boyle, bishop of Ferns, and may have been the son of Robert Boyle (d. 1665), vicar of Carrickmacross, co. Monaghan. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin...

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