- Whelan, Edward
- (1824-1867)Born in County Mayo, Ireland. Emigrated to Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, under Joseph Howe. Moved to Prince Edward Island, 1842, and immediately threw himself into the struggle for popular rights; elected to the Assembly; a member of the Council, 1864, when he represented his province at the Quebec Conference. Died at Charlottetown.Index: T Delegate to Quebec Conference from Prince Edward Island, 77.Bib.: Davin, The Irishman in Canada.
The makers of Canada. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Edward Whelan — (* 1824 in Ballina, Irland; † 10. Dezember 1867 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island) war ein kanadischer Politiker und Journalist. Als einer der Väter der Konföderation gehört er zu den Wegber … Deutsch Wikipedia
Edward Whelan — (1824 ndash; December 10, 1867). Edward Whelan was one of Prince Edward Island s delegates to the Québec Conference and one of the Fathers of the Canadian Confederation. Edward Whelan was also a journalist, orator, and advocate for responsible… … Wikipedia
Edward Gorey — Birth name Edward St. John Gorey Born February 22, 1925(1925 02 22) Chicago, Illinois, Unit … Wikipedia
Whelan — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Edward Whelan (1824–1867), kanadischer Politiker Jill Whelan (* 1966), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Mary Whelan, irische Diplomatin Ronnie Whelan (* 1961), irischer Fußballspieler Seán Whelan († 2004),… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Edward Palmer — (September 1 1809 ndash; November 3 1889) was born at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island and resided in Prince Edward Island until his death. He is considered one of the Fathers of Canadian Confederation, despite his opposition to Confederation … Wikipedia
Whelan — The family surname Whelan is an anglicised variety of an ancient Irish name, Ó Faoláin, which is the name of an important Irish sept which was prominent in a southeast area of Ireland known historically as The Decies , which today is part of the… … Wikipedia
Michael Whelan — For Michael Whelan, the Poet of Renous , born in 1858, see Michael Whelan (poet). For others with similar names, see Michael Whelan (disambiguation). Michael Whelan Michael Whelan at the 63rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, August… … Wikipedia
Charlie Whelan — This article is about the British political advisor. For the American writer, see Charles Wheelan. Charles Alexander James Whelan (born 3 February 1954, north east Surrey) is former political director of the British trade union Unite. He rose to… … Wikipedia
O'Shea and Whelan — James O Shea at work on carvings for the Oxford Museum of Natural History O Shea and Whelan was an Irish family practice of stonemasons and sculptors from Ballyhooly in County Cork. They were notable for their involvement in Ruskinian gothic… … Wikipedia
M. Edward Whelan III — is an American lawyer and a prominent conservative legal analyst. He currently serves as President of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, a conservative think tank.Formerly, Whelan served as a legal clerk to Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia … Wikipedia