James and Mary Ford, eds. Every Day in the Year. 1902.
Fitz James OBrien
By Andrew E. Watrous (d. 1902)
Fitz James OBrien was born in Ireland, but spent the latter part of his life in this country. He wrote stories something after the manner of Edgar Poe. He enlisted in the army, was wounded in battle, and died on April 6, 1862.