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Poll for a Knight of the Shire for West Riding of Yorkshire 1835

 

 

On Monday May 11th and Tuesday May 12th 1835. Taken by Richard Henry Roundell, Esq. High Sheriff of the County of York and his deputies.

Candidates: The Right Honourable George William Frederick Howard (commonly called Lord Viscount Morpeth) and The Honourable John Stuart Wortley.

Lord Morpeth won by a majority of 2807

 

See also voters from bordering settlements who took part in the 1835 Poll in Leeds Borough link