Casement, Roger David, Sir, 1864-1916

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1864-09-01
Death 1916-08-03
Irish (Republic of Ireland)
English

Biographical notes:

British public servant who was executed for treason and became a martyr in the revolt against British rule in Ireland.

From the description of Collection of Casement manuscript and journal articles, 1911-1960. (Villanova University). WorldCat record id: 30925984

Irish nationalist leader.

From the description of Sir Roger Casement papers, 1905-1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867199

Civil servant and Irish nationalist.

Casement served in the British Foreign Service from 1892 to 1913. He joined the Irish Volunteers and tried to secure arms for them. When the Easter Rising broke out he was charged with treason and sentenced to death.

From the description of Roger Casement letters, 1905-1915. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 34136439

Biographical/Historical Note

Irish nationalist leader.

From the guide to the Sir Roger Casement papers, 1905-1960, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Epithet: Irish nationalist

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000560.0x00029b

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Subjects:

  • Irish question
  • Nationalists--Correspondence
  • Consuls--Correspondence
  • Revolutionaries--Correspondence

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

  • Cox Heath, Kent (as recorded)
  • Dublin, L, IE
  • Ireland (as recorded)
  • South Africa, Africa (as recorded)
  • London, ENG, GB
  • Ireland History Sinn Fein Rebellion, 1916. (as recorded)
  • Ireland History Civil War, 1922-1923. (as recorded)