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date: 14 November 2019

O'Connell, Peter [Peadar Ó Conaill]locked

(1754/5–1826)
  • Máirtín Ó Murchú

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O'Connell, Peter [Peadar Ó Conaill] (1754/5–1826), Irish scholar and lexicographer, was born at Carne, now Money Point, about 5 miles east of Kilrush in co. Clare, in an Irish-speaking district. Nothing is known of his parents (he had a brother, Patrick) or his early education. A '...

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