South Westmeath (UK Parliament constituency)

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South Westmeath
Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
Number of members One
Replaced by Westmeath
Created from Athlone and Westmeath

South Westmeath was a UK Parliament constituency in Ireland, returning one Member of Parliament (MP) 1885–1918.

Prior to the 1885 general election and after the dissolution of Parliament in 1918 the area was part of the Westmeath constituency.


This constituency comprised the southern part of County Westmeath.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Years Member Party
1885–1890 Donal Sullivan Irish Parliamentary Party
1891–1900 Anti-Parnellite
1900–1907 Irish Parliamentary Party
1907–1918 Sir Walter Nugent, Bt. Irish Parliamentary Party