1868 General Election

Hereford

(2 seats)

Liberal hold / George Clive
Liberal gain from Conservative / John William Shaw Wyllie
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalClive, George1,05526.9%N/A
 LiberalWyllie, John William Shaw1,01525.9%N/A
 ConservativeBaggallay, Richard98325%N/A
 ConservativeArbuthnot, George87222.2%N/A
Majority320.9%N/A
Estimated Turnout1,96382.5%N/A
SwingN/A
By-election held due to the 1868 election being declared void on petition after the Liberal agent was found to have 'given breakfast to Liberal electors' and was therefore guilty of treating
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalClive, Edward Henry1,06428%N/A
 LiberalWren-Hoskyns, Chandos1,03327.2%N/A
 ConservativeBaggallay, Richard87123%N/A
 ConservativeArbuthnot, George82621.8%N/A
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
By-election held due to Clive's resignation
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeArbuthnot, George94658.3%N/A
 LiberalHayter, Arthur Divett67841.7%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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