Date 1831-03-11
Place Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England


A Copy of the Poll for Two Knights of the Shire for the County of Bedford; Which commenced at Bedford, on Firday, the Sixth, and ended on Saturday the Seventh of May, 1831.
Samuel Charles Whitbread, Esq., Sheriff.
Candidates: Votes
The Marquis of Tavistock 1137
Sir Peter Payne, Bart. 1073
William Stuart, Esq.  690
Bedford; Printed and Sold by W. White; and may also be had of J. Ridgway, Picadilly. 1831.

Leighton Buzzard:
Austin Horwood - Freehold House occupied by Self, and is marked as T and P [so presume he didn't vote for William Stuart. Eligibility to vote is freehold worth more than 40s/annum - SJL]

Source References

  1. UK, Poll books and Electoral Registers 1538-1893
      • Page: Manshead/Leighton Buzzard/Bedfordshire/pg 38; UK Poll Book Austin Horwood 1831 32969_636672_1912-00148.jpg


  1. Horwood, AUSTIN