William O'Donnell (Irish politician)

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William O'Donnell (died 4 February 1947) was an Irish politician who served for four years in Dáil Éireann.[1]

He was first elected to the Dáil as a Clann na Talmhan Teachta Dála (TD) for the Tipperary constituency at the 1943 general election.[2][3] He was re-elected at the 1944 general election, but died in 1947. After his death, the by-election for his Dáil seat was won on 29 October 1947 by the Clann na Poblachta candidate, Patrick Kinane.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr. William O'Donnell". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 31 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "William O'Donnell". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 31 July 2012. 
  3. ^ The Oireachtas Members database records O'Donnell as a Farmers' Party TD in 1943, but this is incorrect, as that party had been dissolved in 1932. He is listed on ElectionsIreland.org as an independent candidate.