Lancaster

Number of seats: 2 seats 1832-1885
County (pre 1974): Lancashire
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 98
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 1866
Notes: Disenfranchised for corruption after 1865 General Election. Constituency of same name also existed 1885-1997.

Elected Members

  1. Thomas Greene

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: First elected in 1824.
  2. George Marton

    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. Samuel Gregson

    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: 1848*
    Date of exit: c. 1848*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Robert Armstrong

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1848*
    Date of election: 9 March 1848
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1853*
    Date of exit: c. 1853*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Disqualified after 1852 General Election result declared void on petition.
  5. Samuel Gregson

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1865*
    Date of exit: 8 February 1865
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. Thomas Greene

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: 12 April 1853
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. William Garnett

    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: 1864*
    Date of exit: c. 1864*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before April 1864.
  8. Edward Fenwick

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1864*
    Date of election: 13 April 1864
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1866*
    Date of exit: c. 1866*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit 1866; election declared void on petition.
  9. Henry Schneider

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1865*
    Date of election: 20 February 1865
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1866*
    Date of exit: c. 1866*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit 1866; election declared void on petition.

Other candidates

  1. Edward Stanley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1848*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative