William O'Brien

Mr William Smith O'Brien

Rush ID: 7079

Details

Born:
17 October 1803
Died:
18 June 1864
Birth place:
Dromoland Castle, County Clare, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Landowner
Election occupation:
Landowner
Parentage:
Sir Edward O'Brien, Bart, of Dromoland, County Clare, and Charlotte Smith
Notes:
Some details here from http://www.geocities.com/Athens/4017/Rice/d0000/g0000013.html#I169
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7079
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q247141
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. O'BRIEN, William (1803-1864)

Constituencies

  1. Limerick [county]

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1849*
    Date of exit: c. 1849*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Ennis in 1830. Exit in or before May 1849; disqualified on conviction for high treason.

Marriages

  1. Gabbett, Lucy Caroline

    Year: 1832

Relationships

  1. Brother of Lucius O'Brien

  2. Grandson of (MP BEFORE 1832)

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member