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date: 03 March 2021

Freney, Jameslocked

(d. 1788)
  • Niall Ó Ciosáin

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Freney, James (d. 1788), highwayman and burglar, was born in Inistiogue, co. Kilkenny, the son of John Freney, a servant and bailiff, and Alice Phelon, a servant. He was educated privately. He married some time after 1742, and using his wife's dowry he set up a public house in ...

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