1680-1751; journalist and playwright; Inner Temole; works incl. reprint
of Universal Spectator (1747), and four plays. ODNB
in Joseph Holloways dramatic bibliography in Guide to Books on
Ireland, ed. Stephen Brown (1912): under John OKelly, The Shamrock or the Anniversary of St. Patrick (Cvt. Gdn. 1783), title[s]
changed to The Poor Soldier; Wicklow Mountains or Gold in Ireland,
The Lad of the Hills, Love in the Camp (Patrick in Prussia).
Patrick OKelly follows OKeeffe
in the alphabetical arrangement of Irish Literature, ed. Justin