George Gavin

Major George Gavin

Rush ID: 1669

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1810
Died:
23 October 1880
Birth place:
Limerick, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
Michael Gavin and Margaret O'Halloran
Notes:
Stenton mistakenly credits his short service in 1858 to a separate 'Major C. Gavin'.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
1669
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q26756778
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. GAVIN, Major George (1810-1880)

Constituencies

  1. Limerick [borough]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Limerick [borough]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1858*
    Date of election: 15 February 1858
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1858*
    Date of exit: c. 1858*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit in or before May 1858; unseated on petition.

Marriages

  1. Westropp, Jane

    Year: 1855

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. United Service Club