Kenny Sir Edward 1800-1891 Born In Kerry County Ireland
Emigrated to Nova Scotia. Summoned to the Senate at Confederation.
Became receiver-general in federal ministry, 1867-1869; president of the
Privy Council, 1869-1870. For a time acting lieutenant-governor of Nova
Scotia. Vacated his seat in the Senate, 1876. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era)
Receiver-general in first Dominion Cabinet, 134; represents Irish Roman
Catholics, 135. (Tilley era) receiver-general in first Dominion Cabinet, 129. (Joseph Howe era)
Member of first Dominion Cabinet, 198.