Usage examples for O'Connell

  1. At a later day, O'Connell demanded the whole, and got the greater part. – Sketches of Reforms and Reformers, of Great Britain and Ireland by Henry B. Stanton
  2. To the consternation of the Tories, O'Connell himself came forward as a Catholic candidate. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  3. On one occasion only, the trial of O'Connell, the whole House, or some few in the whole House, wished to vote, and they were told they could not, or they would destroy the judicial prerogative. – The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot
  4. But O'Connell, having been successful once, seems to have conceived it possible to be successful always, and he decided to attempt the Repeal of the Union. – The Evolution of Sinn Fein by Robert Mitchell Henry
  5. All the Irish followers of Daniel O'Connell would be sure to oppose the Coercion Bill. – The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17 by Charles Francis Horne
  6. In the pretty cemetery of Glasneven, we saw, through the grating of a vault, the magnificent coffin which contains the body of Daniel O'Connell, the great orator. – Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children by Grace Greenwood
  7. It was the first victory for " moral force" and O'Connell became enamoured of the new weapon. – The Evolution of Sinn Fein by Robert Mitchell Henry
  8. On the credit of this martyrdom, and the fact that Mr. O'Connell once called him " honest Tim Mackessy," he had lived in honor and repute amongst such of his countrymen as " feel the yoke and abhor the rule of the Saxon." – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  9. Outside the Four Courts, a poor woman stopped Daniel O'Connell, saying:- 'If you please, your honour, will you direct me to an honest attorney? – The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent by S.M. Hussey
  10. But O'Connell was too conservative to produce great results. – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  11. O'Connell had talked as if he were ready for anything and the Duke of Wellington seems to have thought that he meant what he said. – The Evolution of Sinn Fein by Robert Mitchell Henry
  12. Mrs. O'Connell was married to a nephew of the great Dan, and he represented Kerry in Parliament for nearly thirty years. – The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent by S.M. Hussey
  13. I ordered the militia to remain at the posts, except such as were inclined to encounter more hardships and severe service; and Captain O'Connell, with the 46th Regiment, under the command of Captain James, and the light company of the 1st West India Regiment, were directed to make a forced march to Prince Rupert's. – The History of the First West India Regiment by A. B. Ellis
  14. An indictment against the whole manufacturing interest need not be longer, surely, than the indictment in the case of the Crown against O'Connell and others. – Miscellaneous-Papers by Dickens, Charles
  15. All three men, O'Connell with far the most justification, demanded the same thing, good government for their respective countries under a responsible Parliament and Ministry. – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  16. Disposed to regard Mr. O'Connell as a man of honor. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  17. Justice was so far forgotten that the presiding judge at the trial of O'Connell spoke of the counsel for the accused as " the gentleman on the other side." – Irish Nationality by Alice Stopford Green
  18. The Sheriff, in great perplexity, made a special return, reporting that " Mr. Fitzgerald was proposed, being a Protestant, as a fit person to represent the county in Parliament; that Mr. O'Connell, a Roman Catholic, was also proposed; that he, Mr. O'Connell, had declared before the Sheriff that he was a Roman Catholic, and intended to continue a Roman Catholic; and that a protest had been made by several electors against his return." – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  19. But he always got back to Emmet, O'Connell, or one of the other patriots mentioned by Dr. O'Grady. – General John Regan 1913 by George A. Birmingham