Frederick Cavendish

Standard Name: Cavendish, Frederick

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Violence Florence Dixie
The letter concluded: The hand that writes this killed Lord Fred. Cavendish—claiming responsibility, that is, for the Phoenix Park murders of that May. Far from desisting, FD stepped up her political activity, and her...

Timeline

May 1882
Thomas Burke and Lord Frederick Cavendish , Under-Secretary and incoming Chief Secretary for Ireland, were murdered in Phoenix Park, Dublin, by extremist Fenians calling themselves the Invincibles.