1868 Kirkcudbrightshire by-election

The Kirkcudbrightshire by-election of 1868 was an uncontested election held on 30 January 1868. The by-election was brought about due to the death of the incumbent Liberal MP, James Mackie. It was won by the Liberal candidate Wellwood Herries Maxwell, who stood unopposed.[1]


  1. ^ Frederick Walter Scott Craig (1977). British Parliamentary Election Results 1832-1885. Springer. p. 591. ISBN 9781349023493.