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previous next General Election: 5 March 1957
An Clar
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Clare Area (Munster)

4 Seats 6 Candidates
Electorate: not available Quota: 9,024
 Candidate     Party     1st Pref   Share   Quota     Count   Status   Seat 

Patrick Hogan1  Ceann Comhairle (Speaker) Lozenge   Returned automatically   0          1
Eamon de Valera  Fianna Fail Lozenge   16,159   44.77%   1.79   0          2
William Murphy1  Fine Gael Lozenge   8,976   24.87%   0.99   0          3
Dr Paddy Hillery  Fianna Fail Lozenge   6,026   16.70%   0.67   0          4

Bernard Lynch  Fine Gael Lozenge   3,115   8.63%   0.35   0         
Se├ín O'Grady1  Fianna Fail Lozenge   1,817   5.03%   0.20   0         

Total poll 36,093

 
The data in the table above may be sorted by clicking on the column headings
 
By Elections:
22 July 1959  caused by election as President of Eamon de Valera
 
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