Galway [borough]

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Galway
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Ireland
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1918
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. John Bodkin

    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: 1835
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Galway borough 1831-1832.
  2. Lachlan MacLachlan

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1833*
    Date of exit: c. 1833*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Andrew Lynch

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Martin Blake

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1833*
    Date of election: 2 May 1833
    Nature of election: Petition
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Defeated in 1832 General Election, but declared elected after petition.
  5. Valentine Blake

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1847*
    Date of exit: c. 1847*
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Galway before 1832. Exit January 1847.
  6. James Monahan

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1847*
    Date of election: 17 February 1847
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. Anthony O'Flaherty

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1859*
    Date of exit: c. 1859*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 11 February 1859; unseated on petition following 1857 General Election.
  8. Dunkellin

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 27 March 1857
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1859
    Date of exit: 28 April 1859
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. John Lever

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1859*
    Date of election: 11 February 1859
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  10. Michael Morris

    Party: Lib. Dem.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1867*
    Date of exit: c. 1867*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Lib. Dem.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before March 1867; resigned on appointment as Judge of Common Pleas in Ireland
  11. Dunkellin

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1867*
    Date of exit: 16 August 1867
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. Rowland Blennerhassett

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Nature of exit: Unknown
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Lib until 1880-Craig
  13. George Morris

    Party: Lib. Con.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1867*
    Date of election: 1 April 1867
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Lib. Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. William St Lawrence

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874*
    Date of exit: 4 February 1874
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  15. George Morris

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: check pty
  16. Frank O'Donnell

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 20 March 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874*
    Date of exit: c. 1874*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit May 1874; unseated on petition.
  17. Michael Ward

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 29 June 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  18. John Lever

    Party: HR
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: HR
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  19. T.P. O'Connor

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Re-elected at 1885 General Election, but chose to sit for Liverpool Scotland (double election).
  20. William O'Shea

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1886*
    Date of election: 11 February 1886
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  21. Martin Morris

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1901*
    Date of exit: 8 September 1901
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  22. Arthur Lynch

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1901*
    Date of election: 21 November 1901
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1903*
    Date of exit: c. 1903*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit in or before February 1903; disqualified after conviction for High Treason.
  23. Charles Devlin

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1903*
    Date of election: 9 March 1903
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906*
    Date of exit: 13 October 1906
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  24. Stephen Gwynn

    Party: Irish Nat.
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1906*
    Date of election: 3 November 1906
    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: Irish Nat.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Martin Blake

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 1832-12-10 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Dunkellin

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 1852-07-07 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Arthur Lynch

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 1892-07-04 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Irish Nat.
  4. Martin Morris

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 1895-07-13 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  5. Edmund Leamy

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 1895-07-13 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. (P)
  6. Edmund Leamy

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1900-10-01 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. (P)
  7. Valentine Blake

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1838*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  8. Anthony O'Flaherty

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  9. Frank O'Donnell

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: HR