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date: 03 April 2020

Gilbert, Sir John Thomaslocked

(1829–1898)
  • C. L. Falkiner
  • , revised by Colm Lennon

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Gilbert, Sir John Thomas (1829–1898), historian and antiquary, was born at 23 Jervis Street, Dublin, on 23 January 1829, the son of John Gilbert (d. 1833), an English protestant of Devon origin, who had established himself in Dublin in the Spanish wine trade, and who for many years held the post of consul at ...

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