O'Conor, Charles


O'Conor, Charles
O'Conor, Charles
The son of Irish immigrants, he was an eminent New York lawyer and orator. He defended Jefferson Davis and prosecuted Boss Tweed. Died 1884
Called 'the Venerable.' Eighteenth-century Irish antiquarian

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