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Burke, Robert O'Haralocked

(1820–1861)
  • Richard Garnett
  • , revised by David Carment

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Burke, Robert O'Hara (1820–1861), explorer in Australia, was born at St Clerans, co. Galway, Ireland, the second of three sons of James Hardiman Burke, army officer, and his wife, Anne, née O'Hara. The Burkes were protestant gentry and landowners. He was educated at ...

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