1880 United Kingdom general election in Ireland
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101 of the 652 seats to the House of Commons
Results of the 1880 election in Ireland
The party won 62 of the 103 Irish parliamentary seats. 2 later defected to the Liberals. Parnell was presumed to have had the support of 25 of the MPs. When the Parliamentary Party reassembled in Westminster Parnell was elected session chairman of the party in place of William Shaw.
Not included in the totals are the two Dublin University seats, which were uncontested and were retained by the Conservatives.
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- "General Election Dates 1832-2005". parliament.uk.
- F. W. S. Craig, British Electoral Facts: 1832–1987