2nd Marquess of Sligo: The Forgotten Irish ‘Emancipator of Slaves’

April 10, 2020 - General
Painting of Howe Browne (1788 – 1845), 2nd Marquess of Sligo, the Irish Aristocrat.  Source: Unknown author / Public domain

The only child and heir of John Denis, 1st Marquess of Sligo, Westport House estate, Co Mayo and his wife Louisa, daughter and co-heiress of Admiral Richard Howe, British naval hero…

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