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Birthplace: Newtownards, County Down, Ulster, Ireland
Death: Died
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About Francis Dalzell Finlay

Francis Dalzell Finlay (1793–1857), was an Irish journalist.

Finlay was the son of John Finlay, tenant farmer, of Newtownards, County Down, by his wife, Jane Dalzell, was born 12 July 1793 at Newtownards, and began life as a printer's apprentice in Belfast, where he started as a master printer in 1820. The letterpress which issued from his works was distinguished by both accuracy and elegance, being far superior to any that had previously been produced in Ireland.

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Francis Finlay's Timeline

July 12, 1793
Newtownards, County Down, Ulster, Ireland
April 20, 1831
Age 37
November 17, 1834
Age 41
September 10, 1857
Age 64