St Albans

Number of seats: 2 seats 1832-1852
County (pre 1974): Hertfordshire
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 146
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 1852
Notes: Disenfranchised for corruption, 1852. Constituency of same name reformed 1885.

Elected Members

  1. Henry Ward

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: 10 December 1832
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1837
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Francis Vincent

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    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: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: First elected for this constituency in 1831.
  3. Edward Grimston

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1841*
    Date of exit: c. 1841*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 9 February 1841.
  4. George Muskett

    Party: Liberal
    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: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Listowel

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1841*
    Date of election: 9 February 1841
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1846*
    Date of exit: 11 August 1846
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Kerry, 1825-1830. Stood for re-election in 1846 on appointment as Lord in Waiting to the Queen, but defeated in resulting by-election.
  6. George Repton

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    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: 3 May 1852
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Constituency disenfranchised prior to 1852 General Election.
  7. Benjamin Cabbell

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1846*
    Date of election: 11 August 1846
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. Alexander Raphael

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1850*
    Date of exit: c. 1850*
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit November 1850.
  9. Jacob Bell

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1850*
    Date of election: 24 December 1850
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852*
    Date of exit: 3 May 1852
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Renée Short

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 1955-05-26 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Bruce Douglas-Mann

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 1964-10-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  3. Tony McWalter

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1987
    Date of election: 1987-06-11 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  4. Kerry Pollard

    Connection with constituency: Direct; previous MP from 1997-2005.
    Year of election: 2015
    Date of election: 2015-05-07 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour Party
    Notes:
  5. Kerry Pollard

    Connection with constituency: Direct; previous MP from 1997-2005.
    Year of election: 2017
    Date of election: 2017-06-08 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour Party
    Notes:
  6. Charlie Elphicke

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 2001
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  7. David Rutley

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 1997
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  8. Robert Carden

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1850*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  9. Milner Gray

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1919*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes: