1834 French legislative election

The 1834 general election organized the third legislature of the July Monarchy. The election was held on 21 June.

1834 French legislative election

← 1831 21 June 1834 1837 →
Registered171,015
Turnout129,212 (75.6%)
  First party Second party Third party
  Édouard Mortier.jpg Jacques Laffitte.jpg Dupin, André.jpg
Leader Édouard Mortier Jacques Laffitte André Dupin
Party Resistance Party Movement Party Third Party
Leader's seat Nord Seine-Inférieure Nièvre
Seats won 320 75 50
Popular vote 89,885 21,073 14,036
Percentage 69.5% 16.3% 10.9%

French National Assembly 1834.svg
Composition of the Chamber of Deputies

Prime Minister before election

Jean-de-Dieu Soult
Resistance Party

Elected Prime Minister

Jean-de-Dieu Soult
Resistance Party

Only citizens paying taxes were eligible to vote.

ResultsEdit

Party Leader Votes % Seats
  Resistance Party Édouard Mortier 89,885 69.5% 320
  Movement Party Jacques Laffitte 21,073 16.3% 75
  Third Party André Dupin 14,036 10.9% 50
  Legitimists Alphonse de Lamartine 4,218 3.3% 15
Total 129,211[1] 100% 460

Louis-Philippe of France dissolved the legislature on 3 October 1837.

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ "Roi et President". Archived from the original on 8 June 2011. Retrieved 6 January 2008.