Myles O'Reilly

Major Myles William O'Reilly

Rush ID: 2702

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1825
Died:
6 February 1880
Birth place:
Dublin, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Army officer
Parentage:
William O'Reilly, of Knock Abbey, County Louth, and Margaret O'Reilly
Notes:
Commander of the Irish Brigade in the service of the Pope.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
2702
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6947717
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. O'REILLY, Major Myles (1825-1880)

Constituencies

  1. Longford

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1862*
    Date of election: 7 March 1862
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1879*
    Date of exit: c. 1879*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Exit before 4 April 1879; resigned on appointment as Assistant Commissioner of Intermediate Education

Higher education

  1. University College

    Attended 1

    Degree BA

    Graduated

  2. Rome

    Attended 2

    Degree LL.B

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Ushaw College Durham

Marriages

  1. Jermingham, Ida

    Year: 1859

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member