Tewkesbury

Double Member Borough

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Background Information

Right of Election:

in the freemen and inhabitant householders

Number of voters:

about 500

Elections

DateCandidateVotes
16 Apr. 1754Nicolson Calvert252
 John Martin246
 Thomas Gage, Visct. Gage117
 Hon. Thomas Gage94
26 Mar. 1761Sir William Codrington 
 Nicolson Calvert 
18 Mar. 1768Sir William Codrington 
 Nicolson Calvert 
8 Oct. 1774Sir William Codrington 
 Joseph Martin 
8 Apr. 1776Joseph Martin vice Joseph Martin, deceased 
11 Sept. 1780Sir William Codrington 
 James Martin 
6 Apr. 1784James Martin266
 Sir William Codrington210
 John Embury150