Florence McCarthy Reagh

Life
?1562-?1640 [also [Fineen for Florence]; served on Irish side in Desmond Rebellion; suspected of intrigue with Spain, committed to Tower, 1589-91; returned to Ireland, 1593; again arrested and imprisoned, 1601-14; 1617-19; and 1624-26; wrote in prison a treatise on Ireland in prehistoric times [sic] (published 1858). ODNB

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