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date: 30 March 2020

Poole, Jacoblocked

  • Norman Moore
  • , revised by John D. Haigh


Poole, Jacob (1774–1827), antiquary, was born at Growtown, co. Wexford, on 11 February 1774, the son of Joseph Poole (1731–1800), farmer, and his wife, Sarah, daughter of Jacob Martin of Aghfad, co. Wexford. His parents were members of the Society of Friends, and he was seventh in descent from ...

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