Electoral results for the district of University of Sydney

University of Sydney, an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales, was created in 1876 and abolished in 1880.[1][2][3][4]

Election Member Party
1876 by   William Windeyer None
1877
1879 by   Edmund Barton None

Election resultsEdit

Elections in the 1870sEdit

1879 by-electionEdit

1879 University of Sydney by-election
Tuesday 26 August [5]
Candidate Votes %
Edmund Barton (elected) 58 60
Arthur Renwick 38 40
Total formal votes 96 100
Informal votes 0 0
Turnout 96 57
William Windeyer resigned.[5]

1877Edit

1876 by-electionEdit

1876 University of Sydney by-election
Friday 8 September [7]
Candidate Votes %
William Windeyer (elected) 49 53
Edmund Barton 43 47
Total formal votes 92 100
Informal votes 0 0
Turnout 92 83

NotesEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Green, Antony. "Elections for the District of University of Sydney". New South Wales Election Results 1856-2007. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 31 October 2020.
  2. ^ Part 5B alphabetical list of all electorates and Members since 1856 (PDF). NSW Parliamentary Record. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 31 October 2020.
  3. ^ "Sir William Charles Windeyer (1834–1897)". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Sir Edmund Barton GCMG (1849–1920)". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 16 April 2019.
  5. ^ a b Green, Antony. "August 1879 University of Sydney by-election". New South Wales Election Results 1856-2007. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 31 October 2020.
  6. ^ Green, Antony. "1877 University of Sydney". New South Wales Election Results 1856-2007. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 25 April 2020.
  7. ^ Green, Antony. "1876 University of Sydney by-election". New South Wales Election Results 1856-2007. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 31 October 2020.