1859 General Election

Taunton

(2 seats)

Conservative hold / Arthur Mills
Liberal hold / Henry Labouchere
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeMills, Arthur41530%N/A
 LiberalLabouchere, Henry38828.1%N/A
 ConservativeCavendish-Bentinck, George Augustus Frederick32523.5%N/A
 LiberalBeadon, William25518.4%N/A
Majority271.9%N/A
Estimated Turnout69283.1%N/A
SwingN/A
By-election held due to Labouchere's elevation to the peerage, becoming 1st Baron Taunton
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeCavendish-Bentinck, George Augustus Frederick38253.1%N/A
 LiberalBarclay, Alexander Charles33746.9%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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