Abingdon

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Berkshire
County (post 1974): Not specified
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 11
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 207
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 275
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 319
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1983
Notes: Full name (in Craig 2,3,4) Berkshire, Abingdon

Elected Members

  1. Thomas Duffield

    Party: Conservative
    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: 1844*
    Date of exit: c. 1844*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Frederick Thesiger

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1844*
    Date of election: 11 May 1844
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1852
    Date of exit: 7 July 1852
    Nature of exit: Relocation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. James Caulfeild

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1852
    Date of election: 7 July 1852
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1852*
    Date of exit: 4 November 1852
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Norreys

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1852*
    Date of election: 3 December 1852
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1854*
    Date of exit: 16 October 1854
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Joseph Reed

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: 13 December 1854
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1857
    Date of exit: 27 March 1857
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Finsbury at 1857 General Election.
  6. John Norris

    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: 1865
    Date of exit: 11 July 1865
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. Charles Lindsay

    Party: Lib. Con.
    Constituency connections: None known
    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: Electoral defeat
    Party: Lib. Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. John Clarke

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 31 January 1874
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1885
    Date of exit: 24 November 1885
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Philip Wroughton

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  10. Archie Loyd

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1906
    Date of exit: 12 January 1906
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. Harold Henderson

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1910ยน
    Date of election: 15 January 1910
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1916*
    Date of exit: 21 August 1916
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. Archie Loyd

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1916*
    Date of election: 29 August 1916
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1918
    Date of exit: 14 December 1918
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  13. John Wigan

    Party: Co. Con.
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1921*
    Date of exit: 2 May 1921
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Co. Con.
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. Arthur Loyd

    Party: Co. Con.
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1921*
    Date of election: 14 May 1921
    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
  15. Arthur Loyd

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 6 December 1923
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  16. Edward Lessing

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 6 December 1923
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1924
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  17. Ralph Glyn

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1953*
    Date of exit: 29 June 1953
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  18. Airey Neave

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1953*
    Date of election: 30 June 1953
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979*
    Date of exit: 30 March 1979
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. William Maberley

    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. Harold Henderson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1906
    Date of election: 1906-01-12 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Edward Lessing

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 1922-11-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  4. Ralph Glyn

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 1923-12-06 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  5. Edward Lessing

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 1924-10-29 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  6. Edward Lessing

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 1929-05-30 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  7. James Caulfeild

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  8. John Norris

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  9. James Caulfeild

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1845*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  10. Edward Glover

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1854*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal