| Member of Parliament |
31 January 1874 –7 May 1874
Servingwith George Eakins Browne
|Preceded by|| George Eakins Browne |
|Succeeded by|| John O'Connor Power |
George Eakins Browne
|Political party||Home Rule|
Thomas Tighe (1829–15 June 1914)was an Irish Home Rule League politician.
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The Home Rule League (1873–1882), sometimes called the Home Rule Party or the Home Rule Confederation, was a political party which campaigned for home rule for Ireland within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, until it was replaced by the Irish Parliamentary Party.
He was elected as Member of Parliament (MP) for Mayo at the 1874 general election but was shortly after unseated. At the resulting by-election, he failed to regain the seat.
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Richard Tighe of Woodstock, County Kilkenny, and Rossana, County Wicklow, was a justice of the peace, Mayor of Dublin in 1651, High Sheriff of County Dublin in 1655, and of County Kildare in 1662, and represented Dublin city in the Second Protectorate Parliament in 1656.
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|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
George Eakins Browne
| Member of Parliament for Mayo |
February 1874 – May 1874
With: George Eakins Browne
John O'Connor Power
George Eakins Browne
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