James O'Kelly

Mr James Joseph O'Kelly

Rush ID: 2873

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1845
Died:
22 December 1916
Birth place:
Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Army officer
Election occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Parentage:
John O'Kelly, of Roscommon, and Bridget Lalor
Notes:
Officer in the French Army until c.1870.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
2873
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6137008
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. O'KELLY, James (1845-1916)

Constituencies

  1. Roscommon North

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1916*
    Date of exit: 22 December 1916
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Roscommon North

    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: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated standing as Nat. (P) at 1892 General Election.
  3. Roscommon

    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: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Higher education

  1. Dublin

    Graduated

  2. Sorbonne

    Graduated

Parties

  1. Irish Nationalist member