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,O'CONNOR, T P (Thomas Power) (1848-1929)
Journalist and politician, a leading Irish nationalist (the only one elected to parliament for a seat outside Ireland), Father of the House of Commons (serving without break for just short of 50 years) and the first president of the British Board of Film Censors. He later lived in Rottingdean.
  64 Lansdowne Place [residence c1900] • 6 Marine Drive, Rottingdean [residence]
ONSLOW, Sir Richard (1601-1664)
His mother was Isabel Shirley, daughter of Sir Thomas Shirley of Wiston, Sussex. His second daughter, Anne, married Sir Anthony Shirley.
  Onslow Road
O'SHEA, Mrs Katharine (Katie, Kitty) (née Wood)
Came from a well-connected family: a former Lord Mayor of London was her grandfather, her brother was a field marshall. Already separated from her Irish Catholic MP husband, she had a long-standing relationship with Charles Stewart Parnell throughout the 1880s, which eventually led to a scandalous divorce case in 1889. She married Parnell at Steyning in the year of his death. She is buried at Littlehampton.
  8 Medina Terrace
10 Walsingham Terrace
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