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John B. Dillon

Lawyer/Member of Irish Parliament (Tipperary)

Centurion, 1853–1850s

Full Name John Blake Dillon

Born 5 May 1814 in Ballaghaderreen, Roscommen, Ireland

Died 15 September 1866 in Killiney, Ireland

Buried Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

Proposed by Charles P. Daly

Elected 1 June 1853 at age thirty-nine

Archivist’s Note: He likely resigned or was dropped from the rolls between 1855 and 1857.