William Frederick Bailey

1857-1917; b. Castletown Conyers, Co. Limerick; ed. TCD, bar 1881; Munster Circuit; Barrington Lect. in Political Economy, TCD; Sec. to Royal Commission on Irish Public Works, 1880; legal assistant to Commissioners under Irish Land Act, 1887; Sec. to Statistical Inquiry of Ireland; Pres. Statistical Enquiry, 1902; Privy Councillor, 1909; Local and Centralised Government in Ireland (1888); Ireland Since the Famine (1902); also works on Gray and Coleridge. DIH

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