James Larkin (Independent Fianna Fáil)

For other people named James Larkin, see James Larkin (disambiguation).

James Larkin (22 August 1932 – 6 October 1998) was an Irish politician. He was nominated by the Taoiseach Charles Haughey to Seanad Éireann in 1982 and served until 1983.[1] He was elected a member of the Letterkenny Urban District Council in 1967. He was chairman of the council on five different occasions.[2] He was founder member of Independent Fianna Fáil. He was the director of elections for Independent Fianna Fáil leader Neil Blaney.[2] His son Dessie Larkin is a Fianna Fáil member of Donegal County Council.


  1. "Mr. James Larkin". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 13 April 2009.
  2. 1 2 "Seanad Éireann – Volume 156 – 14 October 1998". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 13 April 2009.

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