William Cosgrave

Mr William Thomas Cosgrave

Rush ID: 3603

Details

Born:
6 June 1880
Died:
16 November 1965
Birth place:
Dublin, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Roman Catholic
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Political organiser
Election occupation:
Political organiser
Parentage:
Thomas Cosgrave
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
3

References

Rush ID:
3603
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q465770
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COSGRAVE, William (1880-1965)

Constituencies

  1. Kilkenny North

    Party: Sinn Fein
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Party: Sinn Fein
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Did not take seat.
  2. Kilkenny [borough]

    Party: Sinn Fein
    Year of election: 1917*
    Date of election: 10 August 1917
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Sinn Fein
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Did not take seat.

Other parliaments

  1. Irish Parliament (Dail)

    member

    1918-1922

Higher education

  1. University College Dublin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

    Notes: Christian Brothers

Marriages

  1. Flanagan, Louise

    Year: 1919

Parties

  1. Sinn Fein member

  2. Sinn Fein officer

    Treasurer

Local governments

  1. Dublin

    member

    1909-1922