Correspondence of William John FitzPatrick

Scope and Content

This short series of letters concerns FitzPatrick's desire to view correspondence sent between Owen and Lord Cloncurry and held by Owen. FitzPatrick wishes to view the letters as part of his research for his book on Cloncurry's life; The Life, Times and Correspondence of Lord Cloncurry.

Administrative / Biographical History

William John Fitzpatrick (31 August 1830 – 24 December 1895), was the son of a rich merchant who became an author at a young age. Throughout his life he wrote a number of books including The Life, Times and Correspondence of Lord Cloncurry (1855) and The Friends, Foes and Adventures of Lady Morgan (1859).

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