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  Eileen Desmond - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Eileen Desmond (December 29, 1932 - January 7, 2005) was a senior Irish Labour Party politician.
Eileen Desmond was born in Kinsale, County Cork, and educated locally at the Convent of Mercy in Kinsale.
Desmond was first elected to Dáil Éireann in a by-election in 1965, caused by the death of her husband, Dan Desmond, who had been a Teachta Dála (TD) since 1948.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eileen_Desmond   (294 words)

  
 The Labour Party - Press Office - Listing
Eileen Desmond was regarded with universal respect and affection within the entire Labour Movement.
Eileen also served with distinction in Seanad Eireann and the in the European Parliament and was an important member of the Labour Party delegation to the New Ireland Forum in the 1980s.
Eileen will be greatly missed and on behalf of the Labour Party I wish to extend my deepest sympathy to her two daughters, Paula and Honor and to her wider family and friends.
www.labour.ie /press/listing/20050107092639.html   (293 words)

  
 RTE News - Funeral of former Labour TD, Eileen Desmond
Eileen Desmond, the former Labour Party TD and Government minister, was buried today in Crosshaven cemetery after a Requiem Mass at Carrigaline in Cork.
Mrs Desmond was the first woman Minister for Health and only the second woman ever to be made a member of the Cabinet.
Mrs Desmond is survived by her daughters, Honor and Paula.
www.rte.ie /news/2005/0110/desmonde.html   (110 words)

  
 Labour Youth - News - Latest
Eileen Desmond, former T.D., Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Senator and Member of the European Parliament died on January 6th 2005.
Desmond, born in Kinsale in 1932, was first elected to the Dail in the mid-Cork by-election of 1965; that was the beginning of a groundbreaking, and often tumultuous, 22-year career in politics, until her retirement from political life in 1987.
Eileen Desmond was at the time in ill-health, recovering from tuberculosis.
www.labour.ie /youth/news/index/20050112151947.html   (815 words)

  
 Desmond T. Doss, Medal of Honor Hero
In addition to the flag Desmond proudly flies daily from his mountain retreat, a large replica of the Statue of Liberty adorns the front yard.
Desmond Doss used much of his stipend, as well as his other income, to fund the Civilian Defense Rescue Service for Walker County, Georgia.
Desmond and Frances Doss were married on July 1, 1993 and continued the work they felt called to perform.
www.homeofheroes.com /profiles/profiles_doss3.html   (849 words)

  
 RTE News - Death of retired politician Eileen Desmond
Tributes have been paid to the late Eileen Desmond, the former Labour Party TD and Government minister.
Mrs Desmond was Minister for Health and Minister for Social Welfare in the early 1980s.
Labour leader Pat Rabbitte said she was regarded with 'universal respect and affection' within the entire Labour movement.
www.rte.ie /news/2005/0107/desmonde.html   (211 words)

  
 eircom net Ireland-International / Irish news headlines from leading Irish newspapers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Ms Desmond was first elected in the Mid Cork by election in 1965, following the death of her husband Dan.
Eileen also served in Seanad Éireann and the in the European Parliament and was an important member of the Labour Party delegation to the New Ireland Forum in the 1980s.
As Minister for Health and Social Welfare in the 1981 Coalition government, she was the first woman to have held a senior cabinet portfolio since the foundation of the state.
home.eircom.net /content/irelandcom/breaking/4806300?view=Eircomnet   (469 words)

  
 Eileen Oge FitzGerald of Coille Mor by William Desmond   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
This Eileen Oge was a fierce and cruel lady, who took great delight in oppressing her tenants and setting them weighty tasks to perform.
It is said that she once deprived a poor, widow woman of the milk of her five sheep for the rent that she owed.
At this, the figure began to fade and become less and less substantial, until in a few moments it had vanished altogether and the holy father was left standing alone on the path.
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 Dáil Éireann - Volume 339 - 08 February, 1983 - Adjournment Debate. - Carrigaline Pottery Closure.
An Ceann Comhairle: Deputy Des mond applied for and received permis sion to raise on the Adjournment the [1344] subject matter of the closure of the Carrigaline factory in County Cork which has gone into liquidation.
Desmond: I should like to express my gratitude to the Ceann Comhairle for allowing me to raise this matter.
I know how much the closure of Cork Art Pottery must mean to her as a person not only representing the area but living there.
www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie /D/0339/D.0339.198302080093.html   (2317 words)

  
 Amazon.com: As My World Still Turns: The Uncensored Memoirs of America's Soap Opera Queen: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Here is her frank and often funny autobiography of her Southern childhood as a minister's daughter, her rise to stardom and a personal life as dramatic as the soap she stars in.
Building a career as a stage actress, soap star and nightclub performer (she's also a singer) isn't easy and Eileen Fulton has worked hard to achieve her success.
She is content with her successful career and her personal life, although husbands and lovers don't stay around for long.
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 Desmond Family Genealogy Forum
DESMOND and O'Leary in 1800-1840 Ireland - Joseph O'Leary 9/21/04
Re: Timothy Desmond circa 1765 - Virginia Nordin 5/09/04
Jeremiah and Johanna Desmond in Ireland 1800's - Vicki Embrey 6/01/02
www.genforum.com /desmond   (1387 words)

  
 IOL: Former Health Minister Eileen Desmond dies aged 72
Ms Desmond, a native of Kinsale in Co Cork, was first elected to the Dáil in 1965 as a Labour Party TD.
She served as Minister for Health and Social Welfare in 1981 and 82, and was also as Member of the European Parliament.
Responding to her death today, Mr Rabbitte said Ms Desmond broke new ground as one of the first women to become a Cabinet Minister.
breakingnews.iol.ie /news/story.asp?j=2754105&p=z754yzx&n=2754197   (188 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Eileen Desmond   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Updated 276 days 18 hours 50 minutes ago.
Desmond was first elected to Dáil Éireann in a by-election in 1965, caused by the death of her husband, Dan Desmond, who had been a TD since 1948.
Her Cabinet appointment was historic, in that she was the first woman to hold a senior portfolio since the foundation of the state in 1922.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Eileen-Desmond   (284 words)

  
 Garret FitzGerald -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
He is also the son of (additional info and facts about Desmond FitzGerald) Desmond FitzGerald who was the first Minister for External Affairs of the new Irish state.
It was a case of history repeating itself as FitzGerald's father, Desmond had held that post in a government led by Liam Cosgrave's father (additional info and facts about W.T. Cosgrave) W.T. Cosgrave fifty years earlier.
His appointment to Iveagh House (the home of the Department of Foreign Affairs) would have a huge affect on FitzGerald's own career and the future of Fine Gael as we shall see.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/g/ga/garret_fitzgerald1.htm   (3376 words)

  
 Desmond Family Genealogy Forum
Desmond From Brooklyn to NJ - Deirdre Healey 6/03/01
Re: Desmond From Brooklyn to NJ - Deirdre Healey 12/02/01
Re: Desmond From Brooklyn to NJ - Raymond P. Maiara 7/06/01
www.genforum.genealogy.com /desmond   (1387 words)

  
 Desmond Family Genealogy Forum (All Messages)
Re: Desmond in County Cork - Gloria 2/24/00
Re: Desmond and Cantillon from Ireland and MA - Nina Van Vliet 1/23/04
Re: Desmonds from Desmond Castle - Sharon 7/12/99
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 Descendants of Timothy Desmond
Children of TIMOTHY DESMOND and JOAN MCCARTHY are:
Children of ELLEN DESMOND and JERRY DESMOND are:
Children of JAMES DESMOND and LOUISE ______ are:
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 Desmond Family Genealogy Forum (All Messages)
Re: Jermiah Desmond 1869-1918 - Steven Tynan 8/07/04
Re: Humphrey Desmond 1840-1935 - mary desmomd pinkowish 8/19/99
Re: Humphrey Desmond 1840-1935 - Connie Moretti 8/23/99
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Eileen Fulton's Dying for Stardom (Book 3 of Take One for Murder)
Eileen Fulton's Death of a Golden Girl (Take One for Murder, Book II)
Eileen Fulton's a Setting for Murder (Take One for Murder No 5)
www.bookhead.co.uk /books-by/Eileen%20Fulton.aspx   (201 words)

  
 Green Party pays tribute to the late Eileen Desmond / Latest News / News / Home - Green Party / Comhaontas Glas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Dan Boyle Green Party TD for Cork South Central today paid tribute to the political life and achievements of the late Eileen Desmond.
“It is with regret that I have learned of the death of the former Government Minister, former MEP and former Labour Party TD, Eileen Desmond.
While Mrs Desmond had retired from active politics before my own involvement in local and national politics, I was always strongly aware of her contribution and her achievements.”
www.greenparty.ie /en/layout/set/print/content/view/full/1255   (253 words)

  
 Margaret Cavendish: Observations upon Experimental Philosophy (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) (Margaret ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Margaret Cavendish: Observations upon Experimental Philosophy (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) (Margaret Cavendish, Eileen O'Neill, Karl Ameriks, Desmond M. Clarke)
Eileen O'Neill's annotated, unabridged edition of Margaret Cavendish's Observations on Experimental Philosophy, (part of the Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy Series), is a solid contribution to the history of metaphysics.
It has not appeared in print since its second edition in 1668.
www.dogbits.com /bookstore/us/product/0521776759.htm   (725 words)

  
 Dáil Éireann - Volume 267 - 27 July, 1973 - Private Business. - Report of Committee of Selection.
Deputies Edward Collins, Barry Desmond, Maurice Dockrell, John G. Esmonde, Jackie Fahey, Gene Fitzgerald, Seán Flanagan, Charles J. Haughey, Michael O'Kennedy and Myles Staunton
Deputies Larry McMahon, Frank Taylor, Barry Desmond, Mrs.
Eileen Desmond, Hugh Gibbons, Eugene Timmons and Jim Tunney
www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie /D/0267/D.0267.197307270007.html   (248 words)

  
 Margaret Cavendish: Observations upon Experimental Philosophy (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) - Margaret ...
Margaret Cavendish, Eileen O'Neill, Karl Ameriks, Desmond M. Clarke
Comment: Eileen O'Neill's annotated, unabridged edition of Margaret Cavendish's Observations on Experimental Philosophy, (part of the Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy Series), is a solid contribution to the history of metaphysics.
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 Michael Desmond   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
by: Michael Desmond Michael Meadhra Blair Rampling Bob Correll Robert Correll
Nowhere To Hide: Defeat Of The Sovereign Immunity Defense For Crimes Of Genocide And The Trials Of Slobodan Milosevic And Saddam Hussein (Teaching Texts in Law and Politics)
Fichte Frederick Neuhouser Karl Ameriks Desmond M. Clarke Michael Baur
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 Civil Engineering Bookstore -- Books by Michael Desmond
From the Ashes: A Spiritual Response to the Attack on America
Author(s): Beliefnet, Neale Donald Walsch, Desmond Mpilo Tutu...
All brands, company, or product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders.
www.civilbook.com /index/page/2/author/Michael__Desmond.html   (159 words)

  
 Georgetown Scholarships
This scholarship was established in 1995 through a bequest of Eileen Desmond of Washington, DC to assist student nurses who demonstrate financial need for Georgetown scholarship aid.
The Don Donahue Family GU Scholarship funds were established to provide current use and endowed scholarships in perpetuity to students at Georgetown College who demonstrate financial need for Georgetown scholarship aid.
The Grace D. and Jerome S. Murray Scholarship Fund was established in 1990 by their children, Angela M. Althoff and Eileen M. Dillon.
www.georgetown.edu /undergrad/bulletin/expenses3aid.html   (12892 words)

  
 Eileen Michaels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Working: Starring Eileen Barnett, Orson Bean, Harry Groener, Kaitlin Hopkins, Michael Kostroff, Kenna Ramsey, Vickilyn Reynolds, Vincent Tumeo and B.J. Ward
~William Shakespeare, Michael Feast, Eileen Atkins, Arkangel Cast
Workers' Comp Judge Says She Was Fired for Being 'Too Fair'.(Eileen Harrison) : An article from: Arkansas Business
www.interference.com /webstore/us/books/author/Eileen+Michaels.htm   (104 words)

  
 Georgetown University :: Office of Student Financial Services
This scholarship was established in 1995 through a bequest in the will of the late Eileen Desmond of Washington, DC to assist student nurses who demonstrate financial need for Georgetown scholarship aid.
These scholarships were established to provide current use and endowed awards in perpetuity to students at Georgetown College who demonstrate financial need for Georgetown scholarship aid.
This scholarship was established in 1990 by the Murray's children, Angela M. Althoff and Eileen M. Dillon.
www.georgetown.edu /students/student-aid/grantlist.htm   (9760 words)

  
 The Labour Party - People - Paula Desmond, Cllr - Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Labour Party - People - Paula Desmond, Cllr - Biography
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Born Cork. Daughter of Eileen Desmond, former Labour Minister and MEP.
www.fairsociety.com /pauladesmond/biography.html   (78 words)

  
 Reviews for Michael Desmond @ SmartyBrain : Books, DVD, Electronics, Cameras, Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
by Michael Desmond, Carlo Pedretti, Leonardo da Vinci
by Michael Desmond, Michael Meadhra, Blair Rampling, Robert Correll
by Desmond Tutu, Bahman Nirumand, Sepp Graessner, Norbert Gurris, Christian Pross, Dori Laub, Jeremiah Michael Riemer
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