1857 General Election

Canterbury

(2 seats)

Conservative hold / Henry Butler-Johnstone
Whig gain from Conservative / William Meredyth Somerville
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeButler-Johnstone, Henry81539.7%N/A
 WhigSomerville, William Meredyth75937%N/A
 WhigCooper, Charles Purton47723.3%N/A
Majority562.7%N/A
Estimated Turnout1,02654.7%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 18 Aug 1854 by-election
Search for another constituency
© 2018 Election Hub • James Phillips • Images as stated.
admin@electionhub.co.uk | @Election_Hub_
Logo made with DesignEvo