John Hennessy

Mr John Pope Hennessy

Rush ID: 4332

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1834
Died:
7 October 1891
Birth place:
Cork, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
John Hennessy and Elizabeth Casey
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1880
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
4332
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q2607815
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HENNESSY, John (1834-1891)
  2. POPE-HENNESSY, John (1834-1891) **

Alternative names

  1. John (John) Pope-Hennessy (a.k.a.)

    alternative style used in Walker

Constituencies

  1. Kilkenny North

    Party: Nat. (A-P)
    Year of election: 1890*
    Date of election: 22 December 1890
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1891*
    Date of exit: 7 October 1891
    Party: Nat. (A-P)
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. King's County

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1859
    Date of election: 28 April 1859
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Wexford [county]

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1866*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Queens College, Cork

    Graduated

Schools

  1. St Vincent's Seminary, Cork

Marriages

  1. Unknown, not married

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member