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Darwin Correspondence Project

Charles O’Shaughnessy

1826/7–1911

Irish shopkeeper, entrepreneur, and polemicist. Owned a large drapers and hardware shop specialising in shoemaking in Kilfinane, co. Limerick, Ireland. Wrote a number of pamphlets including Darwin confounded (1876).

Sources

Census returns of Ireland 1911 (www.census.nationalarchives.ie/reels/nai002733293/, accessed 14 August 2014)

Ireland, civil registration deaths index, 1864–1958 (Ancestry.com, accessed 14 August 2014)

D. Murphy 2009

D. O’Shaughnessy 2009

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