Medway Elects
Chatham

MPs

The following Members of Parliament represented Chatham between 1832 and 1950:

Member of Parliament
  Arthur Bottomley 5 Jul 1945 - 23 Feb 1950
  Leonard Plugge 14 Nov 1935 - 5 Jul 1945
  Park Goff 27 Oct 1931 - 14 Nov 1935
  Frank Markham 30 May 1929 - 27 Oct 1931
  John Moore-Brabazon 14 Dec 1918 - 30 May 1929
  Gerald Hohler 10 Feb 1910 - 14 Dec 1918
  John Jenkins 8 Feb 1906 - 10 Feb 1910
  Horatio Davies 7 Aug 1895 - 8 Feb 1906
  Lewis Loyd 26 Jul 1892 - 7 Aug 1895
  John Gorst 16 Feb 1875 - 26 Jul 1892
  George Elliot 17 Feb 1874 - 16 Feb 1875
  Arthur Otway 24 Jul 1865 - 17 Feb 1874
  Frederick Smith 24 Apr 1857 - 24 Jul 1865
  Leicester Vernon 23 Jun 1853 - 24 Apr 1857
  Frederick Smith 31 Jul 1852 - 23 Jun 1853
  George Byng 22 Jul 1841 - 31 Jul 1852

Election History for Chatham (1832 to 1950)

Election Date
General election 5 July 1945
General election 14 November 1935
General election 27 October 1931
General election 30 May 1929
General election 29 October 1924
General election 6 December 1923
General election 15 November 1922
General election 14 December 1918
General election 3 - 19 December 1910
General election 15 January - 10 February 1910
General election 12 January - 8 February 1906
General election 26 September - 24 October 1900
General election 13 July - 7 August 1895
General election 4 - 26 July 1892
General election 1 - 27 July 1886
General election 24 November - 18 December 1885
By-election 11 July 1885
General election 31 March - 27 April 1880
By-election 16 February 1875
General election 31 January - 17 February 1874
General election 17 November - 7 December 1868
General election 11 - 24 July 1865
General election 28 April - 18 May 1859
General election 27 March - 24 April 1857
By-election 23 June 1853
General election 7 - 31 July 1852
General election 29 July - 26 August 1847
General election 29 June - 22 July 1841

To view the results for each election, click on the election date above.

Vote Share

Boundaries (1918 to 1950)

Chatham included the Municipal Borough of Rochester (except part of St Peter's ward) and the Municipal Borough of Chatham wards of Luton and St John.

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