East Waterford (UK Parliament constituency)

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East Waterford
Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
18851918
Number of members one
Replaced by County Waterford
Created from County Waterford

East Waterford was a United Kingdom Parliament constituency in Ireland, returning one Member of Parliament 1885–1918.

Prior to the United Kingdom general election, 1885 and after the dissolution of Parliament in 1918 the area was part of the County Waterford constituency.

Boundaries[edit]

This constituency comprised the eastern part of County Waterford. It included the baronies of Gaultiere, Glenahiry, Middlethird, and Upperthird, and part of the barony of Decies without Drum.[1]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1885 Patrick Joseph Power Nationalist
1892 Anti-Parnellite Nationalist
1900 Nationalist
1913 Martin Joseph Murphy Nationalist
1918 Constituency abolished – see County Waterford

Elections[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Debrett's House of Commons and the Judicial Branch (Dean and Son, 1896) page 261