Richard Sheil

Mr Richard Lalor Sheil

Rush ID: 7203

Details

Born:
17 August 1791
Died:
25 May 1851
Birth place:
Drumdowney, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Mr Sheil, of Bellerne, County Waterford, and the daughter of John McCarthy, of Spring House, County Tipperary.
Notes:
Date of birth from http://www.chirl.com - Stenton gives the year as 1794.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Law Officer
Who's Who volume:
1

References

Rush ID:
7203
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7327224
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHEIL, Richard (1791-1851)

Constituencies

  1. Dungarvan

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1851*
    Date of exit: c. 1851*
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: Exit February 1851.
  2. Tipperary

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Also MP for Milborne Port, 1830-1831; Louth, 1831-1832.

Ministerial offices

  1. Vice-President of the Board of Trade

  2. Judge Advocate General

Higher education

  1. Trinity College Dublin

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Stonyhurst

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Year: 1

  2. Power, unknown

    Year: 1830

Relationships

  1. Uncle of Edward Sheil

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Clubs

  1. Athenaeum

  2. Reform Club