Irish Patriot Daniel O'Connell Letter Signed L.S. "Daniel O'Connell", 2pp., 7.25" x 9", Darrymore Abbey, Cahirciveen, Oct. 11, 1846, marked "confidential" at top and addressed to Torrens McCullogh, Esq., regarding O'Connell's son-in-law. In part: "I wish you to make a note for me that the person for whom I applied to Lord Fortescue is my son-in-law Charles O'Connell, as I stated in my letter to the Lord Lieutenant. I want to take care that whatever is done there should be no mistake. My son-in-law is Charles O'Connell of Ballanablow, a restored Magistrate for the County of Kerry. I say this because there is another Charles O'Connell of the County of Clare for whom I am anxious - but, I am not so anxious for him as I am for my son-in-Law. All I want is, that you should prevent there being any mistake, whatever may be done." Light stain to integral sheet likely caused by original seal, usual folds, otherwise near fine condition.

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