[Sir] William Shee
1804-1868; Lincolns Inn, 1828; Queens sarj., 1857; MP Kilkenny,
1852-57; took charge of Sharman Crawfords Tenants Right Bill,
and Napiers Tenants Improv. Compensation Bill; defended William
Palmer (1824-56); appeared for plaintiff in Roupell case; Queens
Bench justice, 1863-68; knighted 1864; first Roman Catholic judge since
the revolution; Papers, Letters and Speeches, publ. priv. (1862-63).