Lawless, Patrick (fl. 1691–1718), soldier and diplomat, was the son of Walter Lawless of Talbot's Inch, near Kilkenny, and Ann Bryan, sister of James Bryan of Jenkinstown, alderman; he was the grandson of Richard Lawless (d. 1670), procurator of the supreme council of the catholic confederacy.
|Title of host publication||Dictionary of Irish Biography|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Publication status||Published (in print/issue) - 1 Nov 2009|