1859 General Election

Scarborough

(2 seats)

Liberal hold / William Henry Forester Denison
Liberal hold / John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalDenison, William Henry Forester56235.2%N/A
 LiberalVanden-Bempde-Johnstone, John54033.8%N/A
 LiberalDent, John Dent42826.8%N/A
 ConservativeCayley, George John664.1%N/A
Majority1127%N/A
Estimated Turnout79882.5%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 14 Dec 1857 by-election
By-election held due to Denison's succession to the peerage, becoming Lord Londesborough
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalDent, John Dent47258.1%N/A
 LiberalCaulfield, James Molyneux34041.9%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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