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Saturday, April 28, 2012
Members of the Tenth Dáil - Bridget Mary Rice
Bridget Mary Rice
Bridget Mary Rice (née Heneghan; 1885 – 8 December 1967) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician and postmistress. She was first elected to Dáil Éireann as a Fianna Fáil Teachta Dála (TD) at the 1938 general election for the Monaghan constituency. Her husband Eamon Rice
was a TD for the same constituency from 1932 until his death in 1937.
She was re-elected at each successive election until she retired from
politics at the 1954 general election.