Mayo by-election, 1874

The Mayo by-election of 1874 was fought on 29 May 1874. The byelection was fought due to the void Election of the incumbent Home Rule MP, George Ekins Browne. It was retained by Browne.

Mayo by-election, 1874
Registered electors 3,608[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Home Rule George Ekins Browne 1,330 33.9 N/A
Home Rule John O'Connor Power 1,319 33.6 N/A
Home Rule Thomas Tighe 1,279 32.6 N/A
Majority 11 0.6 N/A
Turnout 3,928 N/A
Home Rule hold Swing N/A


  1. Walker, Brian Mercer (1978). Parliamentary Election Results in Ireland, 1801-1922. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy. p. 120.

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