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II.ii.4. Henry Grattan junior and his wife Mary O'Kelly Grattan,

Main Creator: Grattan Bellew family
Summary:Includes papers concerning the ownership and transfer of The Freeman's Journal.
In collection: Grattan Bellew Papers, 1609-1942
Notes:Contains a wrapped, unopened newspaper.

The Freeman's Journal is available in microfilm format in the National Library's main reading room.

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Mary O'Kelly was the daughter of Frances Tracy and Philip Whitfield Harvey, the owner of The Freeman's Journal. She married Henry Grattan junior in 1826. Philip Whitfield Harvey died the same year and this resulted in a change of ownership of the Journal. His son-in-law, Henry Grattan junior, took over ownership of the paper. He disposed of The Freeman's Journal in 1830 to Mr. Patrick Lavelle. Henry Grattan junior died in 1859 and Mary O'Kelly died in late 1866.

Physical description: 2 folders.

Access:The assistance of the conservator must be sought to open the newspaper.
MS 49,674/2/2 (12): papers relating to The Freeman's Journal, 1830-1876. MS 49,674/2/2 (13): funeral cards for Mary O'Kelly Grattan, 1867.
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MS 49,674/2/2 (12-13)
Manuscripts Reading Room
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Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.