Richard Butler (1794-1862), Vicar of Trim and  Dean of Clonmacnoise

Richard Butler (1794-1862), Vicar of Trim and  Dean of Clonmacnoise

My grandfather’s great-uncle Richard Butler, Vicar of Trim and  Dean of Clonmacnoise, married Harriet Edgeworth, a half-sister of Maria Edgeworth, Described as ‘a handsome man with expressive eyes’, he was born at Granard, County Longford, on 14 October 1794. He was...