William Paulett Carey

From A Compendium of Irish Biography, 1878

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Carey, William Paulett, brother of preceding, was born in Ireland in 1768. He was a United Irishman. He subsequently removed to England, and "distinguished himself," says Allibone, "as an eloquent advocate of art,artists,and political reform, and as the author of many critical and poetical contributions to the periodicals of the day. Among those on whose behalf his pen was early enlisted may be mentioned Chantrey, Hogan, Gibson, and James Montgomery." He died in 1839.

Sources

16. Authors, Dictionary of British and American: S. Austin Allibone. 3 vols. Philadelphia, 1859-'71.

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