John Thomas Donovan (1878 - 1922):
John Donovan was born in Belfast and studied Law. In 1914 he became Nationalist Member of Parliament for West Wicklow and served as honorary secretary of the National Volunteers. In 1918 he did onot defend his seat, standing instead for South Donegal, but was defeated. He visited Australia and New Zealand on two occasions as envoy of the Nationlist Party.
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