1868 General Election

County Galway

(2 seats)

Liberal hold / Hubert George de Burgh-Canning
Liberal hold / William Henry Gregory
This seat was unopposed
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalBurgh-Canning, Hubert George deUnopposed
 LiberalGregory, William HenryUnopposed
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 12 Sep 1867 by-election
This seat was unopposed
By-election held due to De Burgh-Canning's resignation
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Home Rule LeagueHenry, MitchellUnopposed
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
Nolan was in June unseated due to his election being based on influence exerted on the Roman Catholic clergy. Trench was elected in his place
By-election held due to Gregory's appointment as Governor of Ceylon
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Home Rule LeagueNolan, John Philip2,82381.1%N/A
 ConservativeTrench, William Le Poer65818.9%N/A
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the earlier by-election
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