Full title: Jennie Wyse-Power (1858-1941)
Creator / Author: Sarah-Beth Watkins
Item Type / Page count: Book Chapter / 7pp
When Published: 2014
Publisher / Place of Publication: The History Press / 50 City Quay, Dublin 2
Parent Publication [book]: Ireland’s suffragettes: the women who fought for the vote / by Sarah-Beth Watkins / 144pp
About: The book from which this short chapter is taken is a collection of biographical portraits of women who played an important part in campaign for women’s rights and national freedom. The entry here refers to Jennie Wyse Power who was prominent in public life in Ireland and was one of the pioneers in the participation of women in political life. She became the first President of Cumann na mBan (the women’s auxiliary to the Irish Volunteers) and was a member of the Irish Senate.
ID number(s): 9781845888244
WW Connection #1: Jennie Wyse Power (née O’Toole) was born in Baltinglass in West Wicklow
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Extra #3: Browse the 1901 Census entry for Jennie Wyse Power in Dublin.
Extra #4: Browse the 1911 Census entry for Jennie Wyse Power in Dublin.
Extra #5: Link to the Publisher’s website.