Ross and Cromarty

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Ross and Cromarty
County (post 1974): Highland
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Scotland
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 371
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 533
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 597
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 632
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1983
Notes: Full name (in Craig 3,4) Inverness-shire and Ross and Cromarty, Ross and Cromarty

Elected Members

  1. James Stewart-Mackenzie

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1832*
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1837*
    Date of exit: c. 1837*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: First elected for this constituency in 1831. Exit in or before April 1837; resigned on appointment as Governor of Ceylon.
  2. Thomas Mackenzie

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1837
    Date of election: 24 July 1837
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. James Matheson

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Alexander Matheson

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1884*
    Date of exit: c. 1884*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Ronald Munro-Ferguson

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1884*
    Date of election: 22 August 1884
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. Roderick Macdonald

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. James Weir

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1911*
    Date of exit: 18 April 1911
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. James Macpherson

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: 14 June 1911
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1936*
    Date of exit: 14 January 1936
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Alexander Livingstone

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  10. Malcolm Macdonald

    Party: Nat. Lab.
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election: 10 February 1936
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1945
    Date of exit: 5 July 1945
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Nat. Lab.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. John Macleod

    Party: Ind. Lib.
    Constituency connections: Area
    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: Change of party
    Party: Ind. Lib.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. John Macleod

    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1964
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  13. Alasdair Mackenzie

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. Hamish Gray

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Brian Wilson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: 1974-10-10 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Randolph Churchill

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. Roderick Macdonald

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1884*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  4. Hector McNeill

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  5. William Templeton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: LU
    Notes:
  6. William Thomas

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1936*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes: