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
Ethnic minority:
No
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
Highest Office:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1
Education level:
Graduate

References

Rush ID:
2702
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6947717
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set
They work for you ID:
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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 1843

    Degree BA

    Graduated

    External UC degree obtained whilst at Ushaw College.

  2. Sapienza Università di Roma

    Attended 1845-1847

    Degree LL.B

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Ushaw College Durham

    Years: 1841

Marriages

  1. Jermingham, Ida

    Year: 1859

Parties

  1. Liberal Party Member