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Marrickville - 1901 (Roll: 4,174)
Won by Liberal Party
No absolute majority for winning candidate
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Chenhall, David Ind Liberal 806 29.33
Edwards, James Daniels Passmore Progressive 109 3.97
Hardy, John Independent 28 1.02
Leslie, George Ind Liberal 125 4.55
McCoy, Richard Watson Walker (Elected) Liberal Party 1,214 44.18
Morehouse, George Alfred Ind Liberal 125 4.55
Moyes, William Ind Liberal 341 12.41
Formal Votes 2,748
Informal Votes 14 0.51
Total Votes / Turnout 2,762 66.17
Notes: Sitting MP FE McLean had been elected as MHR for Lang at the first Commonwealth Election in March. The SMH listed Chenhall and Moyes as Independents in its results, while the Daily Telegraph listed them as un-selected Opposition candidates, the affiliation adopted here.