Patrick Finucane (Irish politician)

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For other people named Patrick Finucane, see Patrick Finucane (disambiguation).

Patrick Finucane (5 December 1890 – 10 April 1984) was an Irish politician who served as a member of Dáil Éireann for Kerry North for 26 years from 1943 to 1969.[1]

He was first elected as a member of Clann na Talmhan Teachta Dála (TD) for the Kerry North constituency at the 1943 general election, he was re-elected at the 1944 and 1948 general elections.[2] He was elected as an independent TD at the 1951 general election, he returned to Clann na Talmhan at the 1954 general election, but sat again as an independent from the 1957 general election until his retirement at the 1969 general election.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr. Patrick Finucane". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 30 July 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Patrick Finucane". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 30 July 2012.