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Cook and Westmoreland - By-election (Roll: 895)
Nominations: Friday, 5 September 1856, Polling: Wednesday, 10 September 1856 (No poll held)
Candidate Votes Votes %
Martin, James (Re-elected) Elected unopposed
Cause Category: Ministerial by-election
Notes: By-election on the formation of the first Cowper ministry, 26 August 1856.
Source: SMH 8 September 1856, pp.2-3, elected on close of nominations.