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Dean Richard Butler (1794-1862)

DEAN RICHARD BUTLER (1794-1862) Maria Edgeworth’s sister Harriet married my grandfather’s great-uncle Richard Butler, Rector of Trim and Dean of Clonmacnoise, Described as ‘a handsome man with expressive eyes’, he was born at Granard, County Longford, on 14 October 1794. He was the fourth of six sons born to the Rev Richard Butler (d. 1841), […]