Michael Duffy (Irish politician)

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Michael Duffy was an Irish Labour Party politician and trade union official from Dunshaughlin, County Meath.[1][2] He was a member of Seanad Éireann from 1922 to 1936. He was a member of the Irish Transport and General Workers' Union and served as the president of the Irish Trade Union Congress in 1935. He was elected to the Free State Seanad for 9 years at the 1922 election, and was re-elected for another 9 years at the 1931 election.[1] He served until the Free State Seanad was abolished in 1936. He died in 1957.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mr. Michael Duffy". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 4 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Residents of a house 67 in Dunshaughlin Town". National Archives: Census of Ireland 1911. Retrieved 22 August 2014. 
  3. ^ The Meath Chronicle: 21 Sept 1957, p. 1
Political offices
Preceded by
Seán Campbell
President of the Irish Trade Union Congress
1934
Succeeded by
P. J. Cairns