Bracken, Thomas
Bracken, Thomas
Poet, journalist, politician (1843-1898)

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  • BRACKEN, Thomas (1843-1898) — poet and journalist was born at Clones, near Dublin, in 1843. His mother died soon afterwards, his father when he was 10 years old. About two years later he was sent to Victoria where an uncle was a farmer near Geelong. He worked on his uncle s… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Thomas Bracken — (21 December 1843 – 16 February 1898) was a noted late 19th century poet. He wrote God Defend New Zealand , one of the two National anthems of New Zealand and was the first person to publish the phrase God s Own Country .Bracken was born at… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Bracken —     Thomas Bracken     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Thomas Bracken     Poet, journalist, politician, b. in Ireland 21 December, 1843; d. at Dunedin, New Zealand, 16 February, 1898. Having lost his parents he emigrated in his twelfth year to Victoria …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bracken (disambiguation) — Bracken are several species of ferns.Bracken may also refer to:* Bracken (Band), UK, Leeds experimental post rock band founded by Chris Adams * Bracken (TV), Irish television soap opera;Places* Bracken, Indiana, a small town in the United States… …   Wikipedia

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  • Thomas Kilroy — Thomas F. Kilroy (1934 ), the Irish playwright and novelist, was born on 23rd September 1934 in Green Street, Callan, County Kilkenny and studied at University College, Dublin. In his early career he was play editor at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin.… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Reynolds (Governor) — Thomas Reynolds (March 12, 1796 – February 9, 1844) was the Governor of Missouri from 1840 to 1844. He belonged to the Democratic Party.Thomas Reynolds was born on in Bracken County, Kentucky. He served as Clerk for the Illinois House of… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Reynolds (Gouverneur) — Thomas Reynolds (* 12. März 1796 im Bracken County, Kentucky; † 9. Februar 1844 in Jefferson City, Missouri) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei) und von 1840 bis 1844 der 7. Gouverneur von Missouri. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thomas Willement — Thomas Willement, 1786 1871, British stained glass artist, called “the Father of Victorian Stained Glass”, active from 1811 to 1865. BiographicalWillement was born on the 18th July 1786 at St Marylebone, London. Like many early 19th century… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Greenway — L honorable Thomas Greenway (né le 25 mars 1838 et décédé le 30 octobre 1908) était un homme politique, marchand et fermier canadien. Il a été premier ministre du Manitoba de 1888 à 1900. Siégant sous la bannière du …   Wikipédia en Français

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