1681 English general election

The 1681 English general election returned members to the last parliament of Charles II. Dubbed the Oxford Parliament, the body elected sat for one week from 21 March 1681 until 28 March 1681. Party strengths are an approximation, with many MPs' allegiances being unknown.

1681 English general election

← Oct 1679 1681 1685 →
  First party Second party
Leader Anthony Ashley Cooper
Party Country Court
Seats won 309 193
Seat change Decrease 1 Decrease 27
The English Parliament after the 1681 General Election

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  • Henning, Basil, ed. (1983), The House of Commons, 1660–1690, The History of Parliament, Secker & Warburg

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