James O'Brien

Mr James O'Brien

Rush ID: 7075

Details

Born:
27 February 1806
Died:
29 December 1881
Birth place:
Limerick, County Limerick, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
James O'Brien, of Limerick, and Margaret Long
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7075
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q21182770
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. O'BRIEN, James (1806-1881)

Constituencies

  1. Limerick [borough]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: 28 October 1854
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1858*
    Date of exit: c. 1858*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Exit January 1858; resigned on appointment as Judge.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Limerick [borough]

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Belfast Royal Academical Institution

Marriages

  1. Segrave, Margaret

    Year: 1836

Relationships

  1. Brother of John O'Brien

  2. Related by marriage to Cornelius O'Brien

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member