French, Peter

O'Connor, Thomas (2004) French, Peter. In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press.

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French, Peter (d. 1693), Dominican priest and missionary, was a native of Galway. On completion of his studies in Andalucía in the 1640s he travelled to Spanish America. There he worked for thirty years among the native peoples of Mexico.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: Peter French
Academic Unit: Faculty of Arts,Celtic Studies and Philosophy > History
Item ID: 380
Depositing User: Thomas O'Connor
Date Deposited: 31 Aug 2006
Journal or Publication Title: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Refereed: Yes

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