John Hamilton of Donegal, 1800-1884

this recklessly generous landlord by Dermot James

Publisher: Woodfield Press in Dublin

Written in English
Cover of: John Hamilton of Donegal, 1800-1884 | Dermot James
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Places:

  • Donegal (Ireland),
  • Ireland,
  • Donegal

Subjects:

  • Hamilton, John, 1800-1884.,
  • Landlord and tenant -- Ireland -- Donegal -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Land tenure -- Ireland -- Donegal -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Landowners -- Ireland -- Donegal -- Biography.,
  • Landlords -- Ireland -- Donegal -- Biography.,
  • Donegal (Ireland) -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementDermot James.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA990.D6 J36 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL452027M
ISBN 100952845342
LC Control Number98166757
OCLC/WorldCa39216423

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Rev John Hamilton, address Manorhamilton, owned 3, acres John Hamilton, address St Ernan's, Donegal, owned 9, acres John Hamilton, address Waterside, owned acres John Hamilton, Reps of, address Coxtown, owned 3 acres Matthew Hamilton, address Tintagh, owned 32 acres Mrs Hamilton, address Fahan, owned acres.

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