John David Fitzgerald (1816 - 1889)

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Birthplace: Dublin, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Died in Dublin, Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland
Occupation: Irish judge and Liberal politician
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About John David Fitzgerald

John David FitzGerald

Career

FitzGerald became a Queen's Counsel in 1847 and was judge of the Munster circuit.[2] He entered the British House of Commons in 1852, sitting for Ennis the next eight years.[5] In 1855, FitzGerald was first elected a Bencher, then nominated Solicitor-General for Ireland.] He became Attorney-General for Ireland already one year later, on which appointment he was sworn of the Privy Council of Ireland.[2] FitzGerald held the former post until 1858 and after a break for a year, again until 1860, when he was appointed Judge on the Court of Queen's Bench (Ireland). On 23 June 1882, he was created a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary with the title Baron FitzGerald, of Kilmarnock, in the County of Dublin. Six days later, he was additionally sworn of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom

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John David FitzGerald, Baron FitzGerald of Kilmarnock's Timeline

1816
May 1, 1816
Dublin, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
1847
January 14, 1847
Age 30
Ireland
1848
January 20, 1848
Age 31
Dublin, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
1849
August 12, 1849
Age 33
Dublin, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
1861
February 16, 1861
Age 44
Dublin, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
1863
April 2, 1863
Age 46
Dublin, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
1889
October 16, 1889
Age 73
Dublin, Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland
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