Oxford University

Number of seats: 2 seats 1832-1885
County (pre 1974): N/A
County (post 1974): N/A
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 379
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 540
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 630
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1950
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Thomas Bucknall-Estcourt

    Party: Conservative
    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: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Also MP for Devizes prior to 1826, and for Oxford University 1826-32.
  2. Robert Inglis

    Party: Conservative
    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: 1854*
    Date of exit: c. 1854*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: First elected for this seat in 1829; also MP for Dundalk 1824-1826 and Ripon 1826-1828.
  3. W.E. Gladstone

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. William Heathcote

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: 7 February 1854
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1868
    Date of exit: 17 November 1868
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Gathorne Hardy

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1865
    Date of election: 11 July 1865
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1878*
    Date of exit: c. 1878*
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. John Mowbray

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1899*
    Date of exit: 22 April 1899
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. John Talbot

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1878*
    Date of election: 17 May 1878
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1910¹
    Date of exit: 15 January 1910
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. William Anson

    Party: LU
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1899*
    Date of election: 11 May 1899
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1914*
    Date of exit: 4 June 1914
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: LU
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Hugh Cecil

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1910¹
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1937*
    Date of exit: c. 1937*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: apptd Provost of Eton
  10. Rowland Prothero

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1914*
    Date of election: 30 June 1914
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. Rowland Prothero

    Party: Co. Con.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1919*
    Date of exit: 4 February 1919
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Co. Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. Charles Oman

    Party: Co. Con.
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1919*
    Date of election: 24 March 1919
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Co. Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  13. Charles Oman

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1935
    Date of exit: 14 November 1935
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. A.P. Herbert

    Party: Independent
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Independent
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  15. Arthur Salter

    Party: Independent
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1937*
    Date of election: 27 February 1937
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Independent
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Chandos

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1859*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Charles Round

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative