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Northern Ireland

U.S. Politicians who were born in Northern Ireland

  Northern Ireland (no city given): John McKinly, 1721 — Matthew Locke, 1730 — William McCreery, 1750 — Patrick McGriff, c.1760 — John Boyle, Jr., 1876
  Altmore, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): James Shields, 1806
  Banbridge, County Down, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): James Shields, 1762
  Belfast, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): John H. Graham, 1835 — John M. C. Smith, 1853 — Isabelle M. Summers, 1887
  Near Belfast, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Alexander Harper, 1786 — James Kirk, 1834 — W. Godfrey Hunter, 1841
  Brookeborough, County Fermanagh, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): John Armstrong, 1717
  Coleraine, County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William F. Quigg, 1863
  Near Coleraine, County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Samuel Fleming Barr, 1829
  County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William Paterson, 1745 — Alexander Macomb, 1748 — Charles Magill, 1760 — John Johnston, 1765 — James B. Reynolds, 1779 — William Armstrong, 1782 — James Boyd, 1792 — John T. Mills, 1817 — John Young, c.1821 — Samuel A. Browne, 1834 — William J. Kershaw, c.1834
  County Armagh, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Isaac Marston, 1839 — Thomas H. Duffy, 1880 — John J. McCreesh, 1881
  County Down, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Thomas Henry, 1779 — Samuel Sloan, 1817 — Robert T. Davis, 1823
  County Fermanagh, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William Irvine, 1741 — Arthur Dixon, 1837 — James Gunn, 1843 — Francis Carney, 1846
  County Londonderry, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): John Linton, 1773
  County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Matthew Thornton, 1713 — John Kerr, c.1778 — James Weir, 1802 — James McDowell, c.1808 — William E. Robinson, 1814 — William Smyth, 1824 — John George Warwick, 1830 — James G. Fair, 1831 — James E. Boyd, 1834 — William McAleer, 1838 — John Russell Young, 1840 — John K. Tener, 1863 — Fred L. Dunlap, 1882
  Dromore, County Down, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Joseph Mullin, 1811 — Samuel McMillan, 1850
  Near Dungannon, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): John Johnson, 1805
  Gilford, County Down, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William B. Gourley, 1856
  Gortin, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William J. McKenna, 1854
  Killyleagh, County Down, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Thomas L. Young, 1832
  Larne, County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): James McHenry, 1785
  Londonderry, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Patrick Beard, 1769 — Henry Boyce, 1797 — David Baird, 1839 — John M. Wiley, 1846 — Richard Young, 1846 — James M. Hazlett, 1864 — Frank J. McNulty, 1872 — Thomas H. Johnston, 1872
  Near Newton Stewart, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Thomas Burnside, 1782
  Newtown Limavady, County Londonderry, Ireland (now Limavady, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland): Henry Osborne, 1751
  Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William McCreery, 1786
  Plumbridge, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): Robert C. Dunn, 1855
  Stewartstown, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): William Beatty, 1787
  Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland (now Northern Ireland): John Erskine, 1813

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