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Thurlstone History - Poll Books

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Research by Andreas Sarker on the WAGSTAFF family, so the data are of variable quality

   1837   |   1841   |   1848


1837 West Riding Poll Book


The Poll for two Knights of the Shire on 3 & 4 August 1837 records the following result.

 

Rt Hon Lord Viscount Morpeth (Liberal)

12,638

 

Sir George Strickland

12,004

 

Hon John Stuart Wortley (Conservative)

11,566

 

Voters of interest in Thurlstone township

 

Joseph BUTTERWORTH (voted for Morpeth & Strickland)

 

J COLDWELL (voted for Wortley)

 

Thomas IBBOTSON (voted for Morpeth & Strickland)

 

Samuel WAGSTAFF (voted for Morpeth & Strickland)

 

John WAGSTAFF (voted for Morpeth & Strickland)

 

Thomas WAGSTAFF (voted for Wortley)

 

1841 West Riding Poll Book


The Poll for two Knights of the Shire on 8 & 9 July 1841, Wakefield 1841 [John Stanfield] records the following result from 30,998 voters.

 

Hon John Stuart Wortley (Conservative)

13,165

 

Edmund Beckett Denison esq (Conservative)

12,780

 

Rt Hon Lord Viscount Morpeth (Liberal)

12,080

 

Rt Hon Lond Viscount Milton (Liberal)

12,031

 

Voters of interest in Thurlstone township

 

Joseph BUTTERWORTH, Ecklands (voted for Wortley & Milton)

 

Thomas IBBOTSON, Thurlstone (voted for Milton)

 

Samuel WAGSTAFF, Milnehouse (voted for Wortley & Milton)

 

John WAGSTAFF, Middlecliffe (voted for Wortley & Denison)

 

Thomas WAGSTAFF, Middlecliffe (voted for Wortley & Denison)

 

1848 West Riding Poll Book


The Poll for a Knight of the Shire on 14 & 15 Dec 1848, Leeds 1849 [George Crosby] records the following result.

 

Edmund Beckett Denison esq (Conservative)

14,743

 

Sir Culling Eardley, baronet (Liberal)

11,795

 

Voters of interest in Thurlstone township

 

Joseph COLDWELL, Bank

 

Jonathon COLDWELL, Bank

 

Thomas IBBOTSON, Thurlstone

 

Samuel WAGSTAFF, Milnhouse

 

Thomas WAGSTAFF, Thurlstone


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