Bannon, John B., 1829-1913

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Catholic priest of St. Louis, Mo., and Dublin, Ireland; member of Jesuit order; chaplain of Confederate States Army; emissary to Ireland, 1863, sent by Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Secretary of State Judah P. Benjamin to discourage Irish soldiers from joining the United States Army; grandson of Henry Sanford Pageman Mahon.

From the description of John B. Bannon papers, 1863-1927. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 42450798

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creatorOf Sylvester, Vida,. Oral history interview, 1975. Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History, Maine Folklife Center
creatorOf Robbins, Lem,. Oral history interview, 1975. Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History, Maine Folklife Center
creatorOf Orcutt, Clara,. Oral history interview, 1975. Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History, Maine Folklife Center
creatorOf Quinn, Erland,. Oral history interview, 1975. Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History, Maine Folklife Center
creatorOf Bannon, John B., 1829-1913. John B. Bannon papers, 1863-1927. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
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associatedWith Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884. person
associatedWith Boyce, Joseph. person
associatedWith Catholic Church corporateBody
associatedWith Confederate States of America. Army corporateBody
associatedWith Gedding, James A. person
associatedWith Hotze, Henry. person
associatedWith Lynch, Patrick Niesen, 1817-1882. person
associatedWith Orcutt, Clara, person
associatedWith Quinn, Erland, person
associatedWith Robbins, Lem, person
associatedWith Society for Promoting the Cessation of Hostilities in America. corporateBody
associatedWith Sylvester, Vida, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
London (England)
Dublin (Ireland)
Ireland
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Confederate States of America
South Carolina
Vicksburg (Miss.)
United States
Europe
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Propaganda, Confederate
Corinth, Battle of, Corinth, Miss., 1862
Clergy
Chaplains, Military--Correspondence
Irish Americans--Biography
Immigrants
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Birth 1829

Death 1913

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