T.P. O'Connor

Mr Thomas Power O'Connor

Rush ID: 2184

Details

Born:
5 October 1848
Died:
18 November 1929
Birth place:
Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Newspaper editor/manager
Parentage:
Thomas O'Connor, of Athlone, and Theresa Power
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
2184
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q12064625
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. O'CONNOR, T.P. (1848-1929)

Constituencies

  1. Liverpool Scotland

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1929*
    Date of exit: 18 November 1929
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Galway [borough]

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Re-elected at 1885 General Election, but chose to sit for Liverpool Scotland (double election).

Ministerial offices

  1. Father of the House of Commons 1918-1929

Higher education

  1. Queens University, Galway

    Graduated

Schools

  1. College of the Immaculate Conception, Athlone

Marriages

  1. Paschal, Elizabeth

    Year: c.1888

Parties

  1. Irish Nationalist member

Political organisations

  1. United Irish League officer

    President 1883-

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Garrick Club

  3. Beefsteak Club

  4. City Liberal Club

  5. Bath Club