1852 General Election

Sligo Borough

Independent Irish gain from Repeal Association / Charles Towneley
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Independent IrishTowneley, Charles14757.6%
 WhigSomers, John Patrick10842.4%
Majority3915.2%N/A
Turnout25575.9%
Swing
By-election held due to Towneley's election being declared void due to bribery
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 WhigSadleir, John15051.4%+9%
 WhigSomers, John Patrick14248.6%+6.2%
Majority82.8%N/A
Turnout29283.2%7.3%
Swing+1.4%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
By-election held due to Sadleir's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeWynne, John Arthur14855.8%N/A
 WhigSomers, John Patrick11744.2%+1.8%
Majority3111.6%N/A
Turnout26576.8%0.9%
Swing+3.6%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the earlier by-election
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