Stroud

Number of seats: 2 seats 1832-1885
County (pre 1974): Gloucestershire
County (post 1974): Gloucestershire
Authority (1995): Not specified
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 164
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 271
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 344
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 384
Formed 1832
Disbanded current
Notes: Full name (in Craig 2,3,4) Gloucestershire, Stroud

Elected Members

  1. David Ricardo

    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: 1833*
    Date of exit: c. 1833*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 27 May 1833.
  2. William Hyett

    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: 1835
    Date of exit: 6 January 1835
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Poulett Scrope

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1833*
    Date of election: 27 May 1833
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1867*
    Date of exit: c. 1867*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 20 August 1867.
  4. Charles Fox

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1835*
    Date of exit: c. 1835*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 19 May 1835.
  5. John Russell

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1835*
    Date of election: 19 May 1835
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1841
    Date of exit: 29 June 1841
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. Henry Moreton

    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: 1853*
    Date of exit: 2 June 1853
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. Edward Horsman

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: 28 June 1853
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. Henry Winterbotham

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1867*
    Date of election: 20 August 1867
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1873*
    Date of exit: 13 December 1873
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Sebastian Dickinson

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    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: 31 January 1874
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: elec decl void
  10. John Dorington

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 8 January 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1874
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. John Dorington

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 18 May 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1874*
    Date of exit: c. 1874*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Election declared void on petition, July 1874.
  12. Henry Brand

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 27 July 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1874*
    Date of exit: c. 1874*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Elected July 1874, unseated Dec 1874
  13. Samuel Marling

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1875*
    Date of election: 22 February 1875
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. Henry Brand

    Party: Liberal
    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: 1886
    Date of exit: 1 July 1886
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  15. George Holloway

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1886
    Date of election: 1 July 1886
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  16. David Jones

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1892
    Date of election: 4 July 1892
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  17. Charles Cripps

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1900
    Date of exit: 1 October 1900
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  18. Charles Allen

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1900
    Date of election: 1 October 1900
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  19. Robert Lister

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    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: Retirement
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  20. Stanley Tubbs

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 6 December 1923
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  21. Frederick Guest

    Party: Co. Lib.
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Co. Lib.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  22. Frank Nelson

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931*
    Date of exit: c. 1931*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit May 1931
  23. Anthony Kershaw

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. John Dorington

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 1868-11-17 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. George Holloway

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 1880-03-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. George Holloway

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 1885-11-24 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  4. Alfred Evans

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 1959-10-08 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  5. Tom Cox

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 1966-03-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  6. Tom Levitt

    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:
  7. David Drew

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1992
    Date of election: 1992-04-09 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Lab and Co-op
    Notes:
  8. David Drew

    Connection with constituency: Direct: previous MP 1997-2010.
    Year of election: 2015
    Date of election: 2010-05-07 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Lab and Co-op
    Notes:
  9. John Dorington

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1867*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  10. Henry Brand

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  11. Charles Allen

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  12. Charles Allen

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  13. Neil Carmichael

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 2005
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  14. Neil Carmichael

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 2001
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  15. Poulett Scrope

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1832
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  16. Henry Havelock

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:
  17. George Holloway

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes: