Tag Archives: Drogheda

MP of the Month: Andrew Carew O’Dwyer (1801-1877)

Many of our recent posts have focused on the way barriers to the franchise were gradually removed in the 19th century, but it is worth noting that there were also many barriers to becoming a Victorian MP. One of these … Continue reading

Posted in Biographies, Elections, Ireland, MP of the Month | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment