Lardner, Dionysius (1793–1859), writer on science and public lecturer, was born on 3 April 1793 in Dublin, the son of William Lardner (d. 1808), a solicitor.
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Murphy, William (1834–1872), public lecturer, was born at Castletown-Conyers, co. Limerick, Ireland, on 1 August 1834, the eldest son of Michael Murphy, master of the national school at Castletown-Conyers. His family was originally Roman Catholic, but converted to the Church of Ireland during ...