Kilkenny [borough]

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Kilkenny
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Ireland
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1918
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Daniel O'Connell

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1836*
    Date of election: 17 May 1836
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Joseph Hume

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. John O'Connell

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Re-elected at 1847 General Election, but chose to sit for Limerick [borough] (double election).
  4. John Gray

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. John Gray

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1875*
    Date of exit: c. 1875*
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before April 1875.
  6. Benjamin Whitworth

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1875*
    Date of election: 28 April 1875
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1880*
    Date of exit: c. 1880*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit after 15 February 1880; resigned to contest by-election at Drogheda.
  7. John Smithwick

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 26 February 1880
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. John Smithwick

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Thomas Quinn

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Sat as Nat. (A-P) for latter part of this service.
  10. Thomas Curran

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. Patrick O'Brien

    Party: Nat. (P)
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Nat. (P)
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. Patrick O'Brien

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1917*
    Date of exit: 12 July 1917
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  13. William Cosgrave

    Party: Sinn Fein
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1917*
    Date of election: 10 August 1917
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Sinn Fein
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Did not take seat.

Other candidates

  1. James Farrell

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 1895-07-13 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Irish Nat.
  2. William Ewart

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1837*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Edmund Gray

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1875*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: HR
  4. John O'Connor

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. (P)
  5. Edward Marum

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1875*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: HR