József Madarász

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József Madarász
Madarász József-Vasárnapi Ujság-1915.jpg
Speaker of the House of Representatives
In office
17 December 1898 – 2 March 1899
Preceded by Dezső Szilágyi
Succeeded by Dezső Perczel
Personal details
Born (1814-08-27)27 August 1814
Nemeskisfalud, Kingdom of Hungary
Died 31 January 1915(1915-01-31) (aged 100)
Kispest, Austria-Hungary
Political party Resolution Party (1861)
Left Centre (1865-1868)
Party of 1848 (1868-1870)
Party of Independence and '48 (1884-1915)
Parents Gedeon Madarász
Zsófia Tóth.
Profession lawyer, politician

József Madarász de Kisfalud (27 August 1814 – 31 January 1915) was a Hungarian lawyer and politician, who served as Speaker of the House of Representatives between 1898 and 1899. He functioned as an emissary in the Hungarian Diet of 1832-1836. Later he served as Member of Parliament from 1848 to 1915, his death (except the period between 1848 and 1867 when the National Assembly was not convened).


He was born into a Calvinist family, his parents were court judge Gedeon Madarász and Zsófia Tóth.


  • Jónás, Károly - Villám, Judit: A Magyar Országgyűlés elnökei 1848-2002. Argumentum, Budapest, 2002. pp. 129–133
Political offices
Preceded by
Dezső Szilágyi
Speaker of the House of Representatives
Succeeded by
Dezső Perczel