1825 – 1897
Who was Thomas McGreevy?
He was expelled from the House of Commons for corruption on September 29, 1891, and following his conviction for defrauding the government was sentenced to a year in prison. Following his release on March 1, 1894, he was re-elected to Parliament in 1895.
He was married three times: to Mary Ann Rourke on July 13, 1857, to Bridget Caroline Nolan on February 4, 1861 and to Mary Georgina Woolsey on January 30, 1867. He had several children by Mary Georgina including Stella and Herbert. Mary Georgina Woolsey came from a wealthy Quebec family, now most famous for being the subject of William Berczy's portrait of The Woolsey Family.
We need you!
Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!
- Jul 29, 1825
- Jan 2, 1897
on July 23, 2013
Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:
"Thomas McGreevy." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 26 Sep. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/thomas_mcgreevy>.