Saturday, July 9, 2011
Members of the Fifth Dáil - Hugh Garahan
Hugh Garahan (died 7 June 1940) was an Irish politician and farmer. He was an unsuccessful candidate at the 1923 general election. He was first elected to Dáil Éireann at the June 1927 general election as a Farmers' Party Teachta Dála (TD) for the Longford–Westmeath constituency. He lost his seat at the September 1927 general election. In 1931 he was elected to the Seanad of the Irish Free State and was re-elected to the Seanad in 1934.