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The Donnellys

William Davison Butt

The Donnellys

history, legend, literature

by William Davison Butt

  • 57 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published in [London, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Donnelly family (James Donnelly, 1815?-1880),
  • Mass murder -- Ontario -- Lucan

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Davison Butt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6810.L8 B88 1977
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicrofiche
    Pagination2 v. (ix, 724 p.)
    Number of Pages724
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17046892M

    The Donnellys. [James Reaney] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Donnelly family. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Reaney. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Plays. Originally published in 3 vols.   A factual account of the Donnellys. If you are looking for a sensationalized book like Thomas P. Kelley’s The Black Donnelleys, this book isn’t for you. Mr. Fazakas either supports his statements with written records, interviews etc, or concedes that Reviews: 6.   I first became aware of this story in my last year of High School in ,in Nova wrote a book called "The Black Donnellys" and about the same time the story was carried in the Weekend Magazine,which was inserted in local newspapers,much the same as the TV guides are is the first time that this story became widely known,across Canada as well as 5/5(5).


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While The Donnellys Must Die was less sensationalistic than Thomas P. Kelley's earlier work, playwright Paul Thompson felt the book 'angelfied' the Donnellys. Miller also wrote a novelized account of the Donnellys called Death to the Donnellys. Miller's wife claimed they received over 30 threats concerning the Donnelly books.

Miller died in   Donnellys, The. Early in the morning of 4 Feba party of armed men brutally murdered James Donnelly, a farmer living near the village of LUCAN, Ont, his wife Johannah, his sons Thomas and John, and his niece Bridget eyewitnesses, year-old Johnny O'Connor, and James Donnelly's eldest son, William, claimed to have identified 6 of the murderers, who were.

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