Daniel Sheehan

Mr Daniel Desmond Sheehan

Rush ID: 7514

Details

Born:
c. 1 January 1873
Died:
28 November 1948
Birth place:
Kanturk, County Cork, Ireland
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Newspaper editor/manager
Parentage:
Daniel Sheehan and Ellen Fitzgerald
Notes:
Stenton refers to a second resignation and re-election in January 1907, but this does not appear in Walker. Stenton gives year of birth as 1874; this data from http://homepage.tinet.ie/~bandonparish/storybiography.htm
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
2

References

Rush ID:
7514
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5203555
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SHEEHAN, Daniel (1873-1947)

Constituencies

  1. Cork Mid

    Party: Ind. Nat
    Year of election: 1906*
    Date of election: 31 December 1906
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Party: Ind. Nat
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated contesting Stepney Limehouse (as Labour) at 1918 General Election.
  2. Cork Mid

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Year of election: 1901*
    Date of election: 17 May 1901
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906*
    Date of exit: 10 December 1906
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Resigned and elected unopposed for same constituency.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Stepney Limehouse

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  2. Limerick West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1910²
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Ind. Nat

Higher education

  1. University College Cork

    Attended 1908-1909

    Failed to graduate

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

  2. Private tuition

Marriages

  1. O'Connor, Mary

    Year: 1894

Parties

  1. Irish Nationalist member

    -1907

  2. Independent Nationalist member

    1907-

  3. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. All-for-Ireland League officer

    Hon. Secretary

  2. Irish Land and Labour Association officer

    President