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Butt, Isaac

Born: 1813 AD
Died: 1879 AD
Nationality: Irish
Categories: Politician

1813 – Butt was born in Glenfin, Co. Donegal on the 6th of September.

1852-1865 –  He was Member of Parliament for Youghal.

1870 he founded the Irish Home Government Association.

         – He also founded the Dublin University Magazine and for much of his life was a member of the Irish Conservative Party.

1879 – He resigned the leadership and was replaced by William Shaw, who in turn was replaced by Charles Stewart Parnell.

1879 – He died on the 5th of May in Clonskeagh in Dublin.