1882 Tumut colonial by-election

A by-election was held for the New South Wales Legislative Assembly electorate of The Tumut on 17 October 1882 because James Hoskins resigned.[1]

Dates edit

Date Event
26 September 1882 James Hoskins resigned.[1]
27 September 1882 Writ of election issued by the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.[2]
12 October 1882 Nominations
17 October 1882 Polling day
24 October 1882 Return of writ

Result edit

1882 The Tumut by-election
Tuesday 17 October [3]
Candidate Votes %
Thomas O'Mara (elected) 527 50.8
Solomon Emanuel 299 28.8
Charles Bardwell 212 20.4
Total formal votes 1,038 100.0
Informal votes 0 0.0
Turnout 1,038 56.0

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b "Mr James Hoskins (1823-1900)". Former members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 9 June 2019.
  2. ^ "Writ of election: Tumut". New South Wales Government Gazette. No. 383. 27 September 1882. p. 5065. Retrieved 28 December 2020 – via Trove.
  3. ^ Green, Antony. "1882 The Tumut by-election". New South Wales Election Results 1856-2007. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 28 December 2020.