James O'Brien

Mr James Francis Xavier O'Brien

Rush ID: 2026

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1831
Died:
23 May 1905
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Wholesale dealer
Election occupation:
Wholesale dealer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
Convicted of treason 1868 - sentenced to death, but commuted to transport & served sentence.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2026
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6105688
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. O'BRIEN, James (1831-1905)

Constituencies

  1. Cork [borough]

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1905*
    Date of exit: 23 May 1905
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Cork [borough]

    Party: Nat. (A-P)
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Party: Nat. (A-P)
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  3. Mayo South

    Party: Nat. (A-P)
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Party: Nat. (A-P)
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  4. Mayo South

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Parties

  1. Irish Nationalist member

  2. Nationalist (Anti-Parnellite) member

Political organisations

  1. United Irish League officer

    General Secretary