Oxford

Number of seats: 2 seats 1832-1885
County (pre 1974): Oxfordshire
County (post 1974): Oxfordshire
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): 130
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 156
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 203
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 230
Formed 1832
Disbanded 1983
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Thomas Stonor

    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: 1833*
    Date of exit: c. 1833*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit before 18 March 1833; unseated on petition.
  2. James Langston

    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: Unknown
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: First elected for this constituency in 1826.
  3. William Hughes

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1835
    Date of election: 6 January 1835
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1837*
    Date of exit: 24 July 1837
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Also MP for this constituency before 1832.
  4. Donald Maclean

    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: 1847
    Date of exit: 29 July 1847
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. William Erle

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    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: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. James Langston

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1841
    Date of election: 29 June 1841
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1863*
    Date of exit: 19 October 1863
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. William Wood

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1847
    Date of election: 29 July 1847
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1853*
    Date of exit: c. 1853*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit January 1853, on appointment as Vice-Chancellor
  8. Edward Cardwell

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1853*
    Date of election: 4 January 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: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Charles Neate

    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: 1857*
    Date of exit: c. 1857*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  10. Edward Cardwell

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1857*
    Date of election: 21 July 1857
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1874*
    Date of exit: 31 January 1874
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  11. Charles Neate

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1863*
    Date of election: 7 November 1863
    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: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  12. William Vernon-Harcourt

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1868
    Date of election: 17 November 1868
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880*
    Date of exit: 8 May 1880
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Resigned on appointment as Home Secretary, but defeated in resulting by-election.
  13. Alexander Hall

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: 16 March 1874
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1880
    Date of exit: 31 March 1880
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  14. Joseph Chitty

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1880
    Date of election: 31 March 1880
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1881*
    Date of exit: c. 1881*
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  15. Alexander Hall

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1880*
    Date of election: 10 May 1880
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1880*
    Date of exit: c. 1880*
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  16. Alexander Hall

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1892
    Date of exit: 4 July 1892
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  17. George Chesney

    Party: Conservative
    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: 31 March 1895
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  18. Valentia

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1917*
    Date of exit: 22 March 1917
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  19. John Marriott

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1917*
    Date of election: 30 March 1917
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  20. Frank Gray

    Party: Liberal
    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: 1924*
    Date of exit: 29 October 1924
    Nature of exit: Disqualification
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  21. Robert Bourne

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1924*
    Date of election: 5 June 1924
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1938*
    Date of exit: 7 August 1938
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  22. Quintin Hogg

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1938*
    Date of election: 27 October 1938
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950*
    Date of exit: 16 August 1950
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  23. Henry Turner

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1950*
    Date of election: 2 November 1950
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Sat as Ind. Con., May 1957-July 1958.
  24. Christopher Woodhouse

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1966
    Date of exit: 31 March 1966
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  25. Evan Luard

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 31 March 1966
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  26. Christopher Woodhouse

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1974²
    Date of exit: 10 October 1974
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  27. Evan Luard

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: 10 October 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. William Hughes

    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. Stephen Gaselee

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1857
    Date of election: 1857-03-27 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Alexander Hall

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874
    Date of election: 1874-01-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  4. Patrick Gordon Walker

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 1935-11-14 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  5. Evan Luard

    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
  6. Charles Towneley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1833*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  7. Evan Luard

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  8. John Lewis

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1874*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  9. Kenneth Lindsay

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1924*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
  10. Donald Maclean

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1833*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
  11. Robert Bourne

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative