Patrick McGowan

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For the independent politician in Northern Ireland, see Paddy McGowan. For the Democratic politician in Maine, see Patrick K. McGowan.
Patrick McGowan
Seanad Éireann Senator
In office
Agricultural Panel
In office
Personal details
Born 16 July 1926
Died 3 October 1999(1999-10-03) (aged 76)
Political party Fianna Fáil
Children Patrick McGowan
Occupation Politician, farmer, merchant

Patrick McGowan (16 July 1926 – 3 October 1999) was a Fianna Fáil politician in Ireland.[1]

A farmer and potato merchant, he was a Seanad Éireann Senator from 1965 to 1981, and from 1987 to 2002, elected on the Agricultural Panel.[2]

His son Patrick is a member of Donegal County Council for the Stranorlar electoral area, and was an unsuccessful candidate in the 2002 and 2007 Seanad elections, on the Agricultural Panel.[3]


  1. ^ "Mr. Patrick McGowan". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 16 February 2008. 
  2. ^ "Patrick (Paddy) McGowan". Retrieved 16 February 2008. 
  3. ^ "Patrick McGowan". Retrieved 16 February 2008.