Dingle (Parliament of Ireland constituency)
Former Corporation constituency|
for the Irish House of Commons
Boundaries and Boundary Changes
It was incorporated by charter in 1607 with a Provost, 12 Burgesses and 150 freemen two resident. It had a Corporation, and the electorate consisted of 13 burgesses and 150 freemen. In the Patriot Parliament of 1689 summoned by King James II, Dingle was represented with two members. Following the Act of Union 1800 the borough was disfranchised.
Members of Parliament, 1607–1801
|Election||First member||First party||Second member||Second party|
|1689 Patriot Parliament||Edward Rice FitzJames||John Hussey|
|1692||William FitzMaurice||Frederick William Mullins|
|1713||Thomas Crosbie||John Pratt|
|1727||Sir Maurice Crosbie [note 1]|
|1731||Hon. John Perceval [note 2]|
|1749||Sir William Fownes, 2nd Bt|
|1776||Richard Townsend [note 3]|
|1782||Richard Boyle Townsend|
|1783||Hayes St Leger [note 4]|
|1798||Lodge Evans Morres||Sir James Cotter, 2nd Bt [note 5]|
|1798||William Thomas Monsell|
|1800||Hon. William Townsend Mullins|
- O'Hart (2007), p. 502
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- T. W. Moody, F. X. Martin, F. J. Byrne, A New History of Ireland 1534–1691, Oxford University Press, 1978
- Leigh Rayment's historical List of Members of the Irish House of Commonscites: Johnston-Liik, Edith Mary (2002). The History of the Irish Parliament 1692-1800 (6 volumes). Ulster Historical Foundation.