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Buxton, James (d. 1766)

O Ciardha, Eamonn (2009) Buxton, James (d. 1766). In: Dictionary of Irish Biography. (Eds: McGuire, James and Quinn, James), Cambridge University Press, pp. 199-200. ISBN 9780521633314 [Book section]

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Buxton, James (d. 1766), Whiteboy captain, came from Tubbrid or Killcoran, near Clogheen, Co. Tipperary. Little is known of his birth or parentage, although contemporary accounts suggested that he was a wealthy grazier worth £300 or £400 a year.

Item Type:Book section
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Arts > School of English and History
Research Institutes and Groups:Arts and Humanities Research Institute
Arts and Humanities Research Institute > History
ID Code:14981
Deposited By: Dr Eamonn O Ciardha
Deposited On:18 Nov 2010 19:28
Last Modified:09 May 2016 11:03

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