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date: 13 October 2019

Shaw, Williamlocked

(1823–1895)
  • C. L. Falkiner
  • , revised by Alan O'Day

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Shaw, William (1823–1895), politician and businessman, was born on 4 May 1823 in Moy, co. Tyrone. His father, Samuel Shaw, was a Congregational minister. He was educated privately and then spent some time at Trinity College, Dublin, but did not take a degree. Being intended for the Congregational ministry, he studied at ...

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