Monaghan (UK Parliament constituency)

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Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
Number of members Two
Replaced by North Monaghan and South Monaghan

Monaghan is a former parliamentary constituency in Ireland, returning two Members of Parliament (MPs) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.


This constituency comprised the whole of County Monaghan.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Year 1st Member 1st Party 2nd Member 2nd Party
1801 Richard Dawson Warner Westenra
1801 Charles Powell Leslie II
1807 Thomas Charles Stewart Corry
1812 Richard Dawson
1813 Thomas Charles Stewart Corry
1818 Henry Westenra
1826 Evelyn Shirley
1830 Cadwallader Blayney Conservative
1831 Henry Westenra Whig
1832 Louis Perrin
1834 Henry Westenra Whig
1834 Edward Lucas
1835 Henry Westenra Whig
1841 Evelyn Shirley
1843 Charles Powell Leslie III
1847 Thomas Vesey Dawson
1852 Sir George Forster, Bt
1865 Vesey Dawson
1868 Sewallis Shirley
1871 John Leslie Conservative
1880 John Givan William Findlater
1883 Timothy Michael Healy Irish Parliamentary Party
1885 constituency abolished: see North Monaghan and South Monaghan

Election results[edit]