1850 Montgomeryshire by-election

The 1850 Montgomeryshire by-election to the Parliament of the United Kingdom was held on 11 October 1850 after the death of the incumbent Conservative MP Charles Williams-Wynn. It was retained by the Conservative candidate Herbert Watkin Williams-Wynn, who was elected unopposed.[1]


1850 Montgomeryshire by-election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Herbert Watkin Williams-Wynn Unopposed
Registered electors
Conservative hold

He went on to be re-elected unopposed until his own death in 1862.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Craig, F. W. S., ed. (1977). British Parliamentary Election Results 1832-1885 (e-book) (1st ed.). London: Macmillan Press. ISBN 978-1-349-02349-3.