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.