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William Blacker (1777 - 1855):
Soldier


William Blacker was born in Armagh and was educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He was present at the 'Battle of the Diamond' and subsequently became a prominent Orangeman. He was appointed to the rank of colonel in the army and wrote many songs, publishing Ardmagh in 1848.

Born: 1777
Died: 1855
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