1857 General Election

Beverley

(2 seats)

Whig gain from Radicals / William Henry Forester Denison
Independent Conservative gain from Radicals / Edward Auchmuty Glover
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 WhigDenison, William Henry Forester56635.5%N/A
 Independent ConservativeGlover, Edward Auchmuty53733.7%N/A
 RadicalsWells, William49230.8%N/A
Majority291.8%N/A
Estimated Turnout79870.2%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 31 Jul 1854 by-election
By-election held due to Glover's election being declared void after he was found to not meet the property qualification required at the time
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeEdwards, Henry57959.1%N/A
 RadicalsWells, William40140.9%N/A
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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