ARTHUR, ROBERT *
- Born: - Died: 1818ca
Bricklayer, of Dublin, listed in Wilson's Dublin Directory from 1798 or earlier until 1818 or later, in partnership with NICHOLAS ARTHUR until 1806 or later. Robert Arthur of Greek Street also appears on a list of Dublin brick and stonelayers who were active circa 1800 compiled by his fellow tradesmen in March 1834.(1) According to this source he 'made property' and 'died about 16 years ago'.
Addresses:(1) 7 Mountrath Street, <=1898->=1806; 25 Greek Street, <=1814->=1818.
(1) Royal Irish Academy, Haliday MS 4B 31; this manuscript is a copy of a report presented to Daniel O'Connell in 1834 to support the argument for repealing the Act of Union by describing the catastrophic impact the Act had had on the tradesmen of Dublin.