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Fitzpatrick, Sir Jeremiah (c. 1740–1810), physician and campaigner for prison reform, was born in Kilbeggan, co. Westmeath. His background and early years are shrouded in obscurity, but circumstantial evidence points to the conclusion that his parents, of whom nothing is known, were Catholic and that they were comfortably off. He received a medical education abroad and though his graduating institution has not been identified ...
Anne Pimlott Baker
Reid, Patrick Robert [Pat] (1910–1990), escape officer and author, was born on 13 November 1910 in India, the son of John Reid, of the Indian Civil Service, and his wife, Alice Mabel Daniell. He was educated at Clongowes Wood College, co. Kildare, and at ...
Thompson, Leslie Anthony Joseph (1901–1987), musician and prison worker, was born on 17 October 1901 at the Lying-in Hospital, Kingston, Jamaica, one of the five children, two sons and three daughters, of Emmanuel Thompson and his wife, Charlotte (d. 1935). When his mother went to work in ...