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John Frazer c. 1804-1852

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Born in Birr, County Offaly. The cemetery records note his age at death as 48 years old. He was a cabinetmaker by trade. He wrote poetry for the Nation, the Irish Felon and other journals, using the name of Jean de Jean or De Jean Frazer or J de Jean. He died poor and was buried in Dublin.

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book