Seymour, Hobart
b. 1800-09-29
d. 1874-06-19
Michael Hobart Seymour was an Irish anti-Catholic writer and clergyman.1 He left Ireland around 1834 and settled in Bath, England, where he married a woman named Maria Thomas.2
In 1844, Seymour took his wife to Rome, where he collected the material for two of his controversial anti-Catholic books.3
In an enclosure to this letter, Staines discusses a book recommendation from Boys and inquires about more books by Seymour.
Mentions of this person in the documents
The Colonial Despatches Team. Seymour, Hobart. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/seymour.html.

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