Edward Henry Carson

Standard Name: Carson, Edward Henry
Used Form: Sir Edward Carson


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Cultural formation Oscar Wilde
Queensberry, defended by Sir Edward Carson , was acquitted. Wilde probably lost his case when he categorically denied one particular allegation on grounds that the young man concerned was not beautiful.


September 1913
The Ulster Unionist Council led by Edward Carson announced that a provisional Ulster government would enfranchise women.
27 March 1914
The Women's Social and Political Union began an arson campaign in Ulster after Edward Carson informed them that he and his party would not after all, contrary to a previous promise, support the enfranchisement of...