1869 Liechtenstein general election

General elections were held in Liechtenstein in April 1869. Six of the seats in the Landtag were indirectly elected by electors selected by voters.

ElectorsEdit

Electors were selected through elections that were held on 18 and 19 April. Each municipality had two electors for every 100 inhabitants.

Municipality Electors +/–
Balzers 20 0
Eschen 18 0
Gamprin 6 0
Mauren 20 0
Planken 2 0
Ruggell 12 0
Schaan 20 0
Schellenberg 6 0
Triesen 18 +2
Triesenberg 20 0
Vaduz 16 0
Total 158 +2

ResultsEdit

The electors met on 29 April in Vaduz to elect six Landtag members and five substitute members. The Landtag members and their substitutes were elected in three ballots. Of the 158 electors, 152 participated in the voting.

Elected as First ballot Second ballot Third ballot
Members
  • Markus Kessler
  • Karl Schädler
  • Ferdinand Walser
  • Franz Josef Kind
  • Johann Georg Marxer
Substitutes
  • Josef Bargetze
  • Johann Frick
  • Johann Josef Schaffhauser
  • Martin Oehri
  • Stefan Risch
Source: Vogt[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vogt, Paul (1987). 125 Jahre Landtag. Vaduz: Landtag of the Principality of Liechtenstein