Edouard Osy de Zegwaart

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Edouard Osy de Zegwaart
Born Eduardus Josephus Franciscus de Paulo Osy de Zegwaart
(1832-03-24)24 March 1832
Deurne, Belgium
Died 5 December 1900(1900-12-05) (aged 68)
Ekeren, Belgium
Nationality  Belgium
Occupation politician

Baron Eduardus (Edouard) Josephus Franciscus de Paulo Osy de Zegwaart (Deurne, 24 March 1832 – Ekeren, 5 December 1900) was a Belgian politician. He was governor of the province of Antwerp from 26 January 1889 until his death on 5 December 1900.

Political career[edit]

Edouard Osy de Zegwaart was a member of the provincial council for the canton of Antwerp from 5 July 1864 until 22 May 1876. He was a senator in the Belgian Senate from 1877 until 1878 and a member of the Belgian Chamber of Representatives from 1880 until 1889.

Preceded by
Charles du Bois de Vroylande
Governor of Antwerp
1889 – 1900
Succeeded by
Fredegand Cogels

Source[edit]

  • Steve Heylen, Bart De Nil, Bart D’hondt, Sophie Gyselinck, Hanne Van Herck en Donald Weber, Geschiedenis van de provincie Antwerpen. Een politieke biografie, Antwerpen, Provinciebestuur Antwerpen, 2005, Vol. 2 p. 141