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Jim Larkin

James "Big Jim" (Jim) Larkin1 Snr


Born: 21 January 1876     Died: 30 January 1947    Age: 71 years 0 month 9 days
In September 1927 Larkin was the only open communist ever elected to the Dail. But, as a result of his refusal to pay a libel award against him, he was an undischarged bankrupt and so disqualified from taking his seat.

Relatives: James Larkin2 Jnr (Son)

 Date    Election    Party    Status    Constituency    Seat    Count    Votes    Share    Quota 

  15 September 1927     Office      Irish Workers League lozenge   Disqualified    Constituency TD 
 Sep 1927     6th Dail      Irish Workers League lozenge    Elected     Dublin North    3     3      7,490     11.49%     1.03 
 3 April 1928     By Election      Independent Labour lozenge    Not Elected     Dublin North         (1)      8,232     8.23%     0.16 
 1932     7th Dail      Non party/Independent lozenge    Not Elected     Dublin North              3,860     5.40%     
 1933     8th Dail      Non party/Independent lozenge    Not Elected     Dublin North         (5)      2,792     3.54%     0.32 
 1937     9th Dail      Non party/Independent lozenge    Elected     Dublin North East    3          5,970     16.49%     
 1938     10th Dail      Non party/Independent lozenge    Not Elected     Dublin North East              4,859     13.25%     
 1943     11th Dail      Labour lozenge    Elected     Dublin North East    3          5,896     15.11%     
 1944     12th Dail      Labour lozenge    Not Elected     Dublin North East         (5)      4,489     12.09%     0.48 

Other candidates with same name:
James Larkin2 Jnr

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