Dublin St Stephen's Green (UK Parliament constituency)
|Dublin St Stephen's Green|
|Former Borough constituency|
|for the House of Commons|
|Number of members||one|
Prior to the 1885 general election, the city was the undivided two member Dublin City constituency. In 1885, Dublin was divided into four constituencies: the St Stephen's Green, Dublin College Green, Dublin Harbour and Dublin St Patrick's constituencies.
From the dissolution of 1922, the area was no longer represented in the UK Parliament.
This constituency comprised part of the city of Dublin.
Dublin St Stephen's Green gave Sinn Féin almost two-thirds of its votes. The minority was fairly evenly divided between the Irish Parliamentary Party and the Unionists.
In common with other Sinn Féiners, elected in 1918, the Deputy did not take his seat at Westminster but instead participated in the revolutionary Dáil Éireann.
Members of Parliament
Key to parties: APN Anti-Parnellite Nationalist (Irish Parliamentary Party), Ind N Independent Nationalist, Ind N-H Independent Nationalist (supporter of Timothy Healy), Lab Irish Labour Party, N Nationalist (Irish Parliamentary Party), PN Parnellite Nationalist (Irish Parliamentary Party), SF Sinn Féin, U Unionist, LU Liberal Unionist, L Liberal Party.
|1885||1888||Edmund Dwyer Gray||Irish Parliamentary Party||1845||27 March 1888|
|1888||1892||Thomas Alexander Dickson||Liberal||1833||17 June 1909|
|1892||1898||William Kenny||Liberal Unionist||14 January 1846||4 February 1921|
|1898||1900||James Henry Mussen Campbell||Unionist||4 April 1851||22 March 1931|
|1900||1904||James McCann||Irish Parliamentary Party||1840||14 February 1904|
|1904||1910||Laurence Ambrose Waldron||Irish Parliamentary Party||14 November 1858||27 December 1923|
|1910||1918||Patrick Joseph Brady||Irish Parliamentary Party||1868||20 May 1943|
|1918||1922||Thomas Kelly||Sinn Féin||13 September 1868||20 April 1942|
This constituency elected its MP using the first past the post electoral system.
- 1918 (14 December) general election
- 19,759 electors; 14,118 voted; turnout 71.45%
- Thomas Kelly (SF) 8,461 (59.93%)
- Patrick Joseph Brady (N) 2,902 (20.56%)
- Henry Hanna (U) 2,755 (19.51%)
- Majority 5,559 (39.38%)
- Parliamentary Election Results in Ireland, 1801–1922, edited by B.M. Walker (Royal Irish Academy 1978)
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "S" (part 1)[self-published source][better source needed]
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