North Westmeath (UK Parliament constituency)

North Westmeath (UK Parliament constituency)
North Westmeath
Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
1885 (1885)1918 (1918)
Number of members One
Replaced by Westmeath
Created from Westmeath

North Westmeath was a UK Parliament constituency in Ireland, returning one Member of Parliament 1885–1918.

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



This constituency comprised the northern part of County Westmeath.

Members of Parliament

Years Member Party
1885–1890 James Tuite Irish Parliamentary Party
1891–1900 Anti-Parnellite
1900–1906 Patrick James Kennedy Healyite Nationalist1
1906–1909 Laurence Ginnell Irish Parliamentary Party
1909–1917 Independent Nationalist
1917–1918 Sinn Féin

1Joined the Irish Parliamentary Party during the parliamentary term



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