Forfarshire

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Forfarshire
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Scotland
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 357
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 515
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 594
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1950
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Douglas Hallyburton

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1841*
    Date of exit: 25 December 1841
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: First elected for this seat 1831.
  2. John Gordon

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Lauderdale Maule

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1854*
    Date of exit: 1 August 1854
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Duncan

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: 11 October 1854
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1859*
    Date of exit: 28 April 1859
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Charles Carnegie

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1860*
    Date of election: 1 February 1860
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1872*
    Date of exit: c. 1872*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 16 December 1872; resigned on appointment as Inspector of Constabulary in Scotland.
  6. James Barclay

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1872*
    Date of election: 16 December 1872
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. John Rigby

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1894*
    Date of exit: c. 1894*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 17 November 1894; resigned on appointment as Lord Justice of Appeal.
  8. Charles Ramsay

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1894*
    Date of election: 17 November 1894
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. James White

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1897*
    Date of exit: 23 November 1896
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  10. John Sinclair

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1897*
    Date of election: 30 January 1897
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1909*
    Date of exit: 10 February 1909
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. James Falconer

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1909*
    Date of election: 27 February 1909
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. William Shaw

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  13. James Falconer

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. Harry Hope

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  15. William Shaw

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  16. Simon Ramsay

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. James Stuart-Wortley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 1835-01-06 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. David Guthrie

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1886-07-01 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  3. James Falconer

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 1918-12-14 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  4. James Falconer

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1924*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  5. Charles Ramsay

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1897*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  6. Charles Ramsay

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  7. William Shaw

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes: