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previous next By Election 72: 22 July 1959
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Meath Area (Leinster)

1 Seat 4 Candidates
Electorate: 37,686 Quota: 12,811
 Candidate     Party     1st Pref   Share   Quota     Count   Status   Seat 

Henry Johnston  Fianna Fail Lozenge   11,063   43.18%   0.86   0          1

James Tully2  Labour Lozenge   6,918   27.00%   0.54   0         
Denis Farrelly  Fine Gael Lozenge   5,751   22.45%   0.45   0         
Leo Collins  Sinn Fein Lozenge   1,889   7.37%   0.15   0         

Total poll 25,621 67.99%

By election caused by death on 22 March 1959 of James Griffin.
 
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