Who is Thomas Moore?

  • (noun): Irish poet who wrote nostalgic and patriotic verse (1779-1852).
    Synonyms: Moore

Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore (28 May 1779 – 25 February 1852) was an Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, now best remembered for the lyrics of The Minstrel Boy and The Last Rose of Summer. He was responsible, with John Murray, for burning Lord Byron's memoirs after his death. In his lifetime he was often referred to as Anacreon Moore.

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Thomas Moore (Australian)
... Thomas Moore (1762–1840) was an early European settler in Australia ... It is believed Thomas Moore, as ships carpenter was the mainly responsible for its construction ... was built by Thomas Moore at Sydney Cove ...
Thomas Moore - List of Works
... Odes of Anacreon (1800) Poetical Works of the Late Thomas Little, Esq. 5 (December 1813) A Collection of the Vocal Music of Thomas Moore (1814) A Selection of Irish Melodies, 6 (1815, April or after) Sacred Songs, 1 (June 1816) Lines on the Death of Sheridan (Morning ... Examiner, 4 October 1818) The Works of Thomas Moore (6 vols.) (1819) Tom Crib's Memorial to Congress (March 1819) National Airs, 2 (1820) Irish Melodies ...
Wakefield Cathedral - Music
... Wakefield Cathedral Choir, directed by Thomas Moore assisted by Simon Earl (assistant director of music) and Daniel Justin (organ scholar), consists of boys, girls and men who perform at the ... Wallbank 1945 Percy George Saunders 1970 - 2010 (Easter Day) Jonathan Bielby 2010 - present Thomas Moore Assistant organists 1896 - 1900 William Frederick Dunnill John ...
Heytesbury (UK Parliament Constituency) - Members of Parliament - 1640–1832
... Second party April 1640 Sir John Berkeley Thomas Moore November 1640 Edward Ashe Parliamentarian Thomas Moore Parliamentarian December 1648 Moore excluded in Pride's ... Abbot Viscount Kirkwall December 1802 Dr Charles Moore 1806 Charles Abbot Sir William Pierce Ashe A'Court January 1807 Dr Charles Moore Michael Symes ...

Famous quotes containing the words moore and/or thomas:

    There is not in the wide world a valley so sweet
    As that vale in whose bosom the bright waters meet;
    —Thomas Moore (1779–1852)

    In a room with a stuffed fox and a stale fern,
    —Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)