John Daly (Irish politician)

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John Daly
Teachta Dála
In office
August 1923 – February 1932
ConstituencyCork East
Personal details
Born(1867-03-23)23 March 1867
County Cork, Ireland
Died23 February 1932(1932-02-23) (aged 64)
County Cork, Ireland
NationalityIrish
Political partyCumann na nGaedheal
(1927–1932)
Other political
affiliations
Independent Labour
(1923–1927)

John Daly (23 March 1867 – 23 February 1932) was an Irish politician, vintner and baker. He was first elected to Dáil Éireann as an independent Labour Teachta Dála (TD) for the Cork East constituency at the 1923 general election.[1]

Daly was re-elected at the June 1927 general election. He joined the Cumann na nGaedheal party. Other former independents who joined, included Bryan Cooper and Vincent Rice, formerly National League.[2] At the September 1927 general election he was elected as a Cumann na nGaedheal TD.[3] He was re-elected at the 1932 general election but died one week later. No by-election was held to fill his seat.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "John Daly". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 30 March 2009.
  2. ^ "Mr. Cosgrave And The Oath". The Times. 30 August 1927.
  3. ^ "John Daly". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 30 March 2009.