KEATING, JOHN *
- Born: - Died: -
Builder, of Goat Alley, Dublin, listed as such in Wilson's Dublin Directory for 1774.
According to Curran, there was a plasterer named John Keating who was active in Dublin in the 1680s and 1690s.(1) Curran also states that CHARLES THORP was apprenticed to a John Keating. Another John Keating was admitted a freeman of Dublin at Michaelmas 1786 as a member of the Plasterers' Guild by virtue of birth.(2)
(1) C.P. Curran, Dublin Decorative Plasterwork of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (1967), 100.
(2) Curran, op.cit., 111.
(3) 'An alphabetical list of the Freemen of the City of Dublin, 1774-1824', The Irish Ancestor XV (1983), Nos. 1 & 2, 73.