Redmond, John Edward, 1856-1918Alternative names Detailed View Revision History Source Summary
John Edward Redmond (1856-1918), politician, was born at Ballytrent House, county Wexford, on 1 September 1856, and educated at Clongowes and Trinity College, Dublin. He was M.P. for New Ross, County Wexford, 1881-1885, and North Wexford, 1885-1891. Redmond led the supporters of C.S. Parnell in parliament after Parnell's death in 1891, and that year was returned for the seat of Waterford. He became chairman of the reunited Irish party in 1900. During the First World War, he promoted recruitment in Ireland, but opposed her inclusion in the national service bill of 1916. Throughout his career, Redmond sought a free Ireland that remained part of the Empire. He died in London on 6 March 1918.
From the guide to the John Redmond: Documents on Irish affairs, c. 1959 (copies of originals of 1914-1918), (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives)Archival Resources RoleTitleHolding RepositorycreatorOf Jordan, M. J. M.J. Jordan Papers, 1847-1944 (bulk 1900-1920). Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library creatorOf Maxwell, Katherine Anne. Katherine Anne Maxwell centenary of 1798 in Ireland 1897-1898. University of Pennsylvania Library creatorOf Walsh, Joseph Cyrillus, 1870-1955. Joseph Cyrillus Walsh papers, 1913-1947. New York Public Library System, NYPL creatorOf John Redmond: Documents on Irish affairs, c. 1959 (copies of originals of 1914-1918) Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives referencedIn Joseph Cyrillus Walsh papers, 1913-1947 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division referencedIn Microfilms of the Papers of John Edward Redmond, 20th century Bodleian Library, University of Oxford creatorOf Collins, Patrick Andrew, 1844-1905. Patrick A. Collins Papers, 1868-1908, (bulk 1880-1890). Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library referencedIn John Redmond: Documents on Irish affairs, c. 1959 (copies of originals of 1914-1918) Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives Bibliographic Resources RoleTitleHolding Repository Connection Graph Radial Graph Direct Relationships RelationNameassociatedWith Collins, Patrick Andrew, 1844-1905. person associatedWith Jordan, M. J. person associatedWith Maxwell, Katherine Anne. person associatedWith Redmond John Edward 1856-1918 person associatedWith Walsh, Joseph Cyrillus, 1870-1955. person Place NameAdmin CodeCountry Ireland SubjectPolitics Occupation Function
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Alternative NamesJohn Edward Redmond Redmond, J. E. Redmond, J. E. 1856-1918 Redmond, J. E. 1856-1918 (John Edward), Redmond, John Redmond, John 1856-1918 Redmond, John E. Redmond, John E. (John Edward), 1856-1918 Redmond, John E., 1856-1918 Redmond, John Edward Redmond, John Edward, 1857-1918.
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