Henry Richard Dawson, Dean of St Patrick's (Biographical details)

Henry Richard Dawson, Dean of St Patrick's (cleric/religious official; collector; Male; 1792 - 1840)

Also known as

Dawson, Henry Richard; St Patrick's

Biography

Henry Richard Dawson was educated at Christ Church, Oxford (J Foster, Alumni Oxmienses 1715-1886, London 1887, p 355) and was appointed Dean of St Patrick's Cathedral at Dublin in 1828 and held this office until his death 24 November 1840 aged 48. His collection of coins and seals was sold at Sotheby's, 30 June 1842, and in the following six days.

Bibliography

Dean of St Patrick's Sale, Sotheby's, 30 June 1842