General Elections 1955

 

CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATE'S NAME PARTY TOTAL ELECTORS ON LIST % VOTED NO. OF VOTES CAST
KINGSTON EASTERN & PORT ROYAL Glasspole, Florizel P.N.P. 25,467 67.93 12,036
Tavares, D.C. Jnr J.L.P. 5,170
           
KINGSTON CENTRAL Isaacs, Wills O. P.N.P. 18,360 68.29 7,540
Rae, Ernest A. J.L.P. 4,877
           
KINGSTON WESTERN Hill, Kenneth N.L.P. 22,677 66.07 3,262
King, Iris P.N.P. 5,246
Shearer, Hugh J.L.P. 6,383
           
ST. ANDREW EASTERN Hill, Wilton O. J.L.P. 30,720 66.36 7,881
Manley, N.W. P.N.P. 11,854
           
ST. ANDREW CENTRAL Hill, Frank N.L.P. 41,239 59.3 784
Nethersole, Noel N. P.N.P. 13,486
Newland, Linden J.L.P. 9,797
Parkin, Morris E. R.P. 108
           
ST. ANDREW WESTERN Edwards, M.G. F.P. 41,944 61.65 660
Leon, Rose A. J.L.P. 13,265
Seiveright, W.M. P.N.P. 11,639
           
ST. THOMAS EASTERN Barrant, I.W.A. J.L.P. 19,769 63.11 7,546
Kelly, C.G. P.N.P. 4,610
Wilson, L.A. F.P. 167
           
ST. THOMAS WESTERN Clarke, K.A. P.N.P. 20,730 57.16 5,279
Gordon, R.O. IND. 492
McPherson, J.A. J.L.P. 4,322
Reid, Sam H. F.P. 992
Saunders, T.J. IND. 478
           
PORTLAND EASTERN Gray, T.A. P.N.P. 20,248 74.71 6,378
Jones, K.A. J.L.P. 8,577
           
PORTLAND WESTERN Fagan, E. P.N.P. 14,870 74.12 5,302
Lynch, L. J.L.P. 5,604
           
ST. MARY EASTERN Henry, Willie P.N.P. 27,155 65.38 8,428
Ross, A.V. J.L.P. 8,956
           
ST. MARY WESTERN Lindo, R. IND. 22,768 70.37 6,677
Stuart, C.L.A. P.N.P. 8,985
           
ST. ANN EASTERN Clarke, T. IND. 28,077 62.16 292
Gibson, Hector L. J.L.P. 3,472
Lloyd, Ivan S. P.N.P. 13,270
           
ST. ANN WESTERN Aabuthnott-Gallimore,G.W. J.L.P. 24,492 68.25 8,332
Ingram, C.A. P.N.P. 8,064
           
TRELAWNY NORTHERN Douglas, Allan J.L.P. 14,312 73.15 5,749
Wakeland, L.S. P.N.P. 4,530
           
TRELAWNY SOUTHERN Bayley-Hay, M.C. F.P. 13,367 72.07 1,824
Lawrence, V.H. P.N.P. 3,163
Toyloy, Felix J.L.P. 4,434
           
ST. JAMES SOUTH EASTERN Delisser, Oscar F.P. 16,510 65.2 2,655
Morgan, C.A. P.N.P. 5,116
Scott, Stanley J.L.P. 2,786
           
ST. JAMES NORTH WESTERN Alexander, B.M. IND. 23,334 53.32 157
Campbell, A.B. IND. 164
Campbell, W.G. F.P. 236
Coombs, A.G.S. P.N.P. 7,181
Williams, Iris J.L.P. 4,536
           
HANOVER EASTERN Campbell, Eric P.N.P. 11,622 66.61 2,314
Grubb, W.M. N.L.P. 1,958
Hastings, W.D. F.P. 1,901
Jackson, A.S. J.L.P. 1,462
           
HANOVER WESTERN Dickson, W. J.L.P. 15,207 60.57 3,619
Doran, J.B. IND. 1,165
Gordon, H.E. IND. 361
Murray, L. P.F.M. 647
Shaw, S.A. P.N.P. 2,400
Stanhope, S.A. IND. 846
           
WESTMORELAND WESTERN Campbell, C.C. J.L.P. 31,001 65.96 9,008
Evans, F.L.B. P.N.P. 11,087
           
WESTMORELAND EASTERN Barker, A.M. IND. 21,746 60.53 474
Carey, M.S. P.N.P. 6,395
Evans, A.L. IND.P. 208
Foster, G.E. IND. 105
Johnson, C.A. IND.P. 934
Swaby, C.W. IND. 1,655
Wakeland, E.W. F.P. 2,171
Williams, W.B. J.L.P. 984
           
ST. ELIZABETH NORTHERN Allen, E.V.V. P.N.P. 26,981 62.14 6,258
Gordon, C. P.F.M. 1,090
Harriott, S.A. IND. 134
Jobson, A.L. F.P. 660
Lewis, C. IND. 6,254
Loftman, J.H. J.L.P. 283
Taylor, A.C. IND. 1,271
Wright, E.P. IND. 609
           
ST. ELIZABETH SOUTHERN Coke, B.B. P.N.P. 27,891 72.33 11,769
Sangster, D.B. J.L.P. 7,835
           
MANCHESTER NORTHERN Evans, Max J.L.P. 25,108 64.82 5,804
Logan, G. P.N.P. 9,691
Sinclair, Norman IND. 366
           
MANCHESTER SOUTHERN Allen, John IND. 27,080 68.38 143
Blackburn, E.A. IND. 199
Bloomfield, L. J.L.P. 6,134
Jones, W.V. P.N.P. 11,562
           
CLARENDON NORTH WESTERN Allen, E. J.L.P. 22,515 71.75 8,213
Linton, H.D. P.N.P. 7,758
           
CLARENDON NORTH EASTERN Broderick, P.A. P.N.P. 21,264 64.89 4,545
Peryer, G.F. J.L.P. 6,528
Williams, Arthur H.W. F.P. 2,380
           
CLARENDON SOUTHERN Bustamante, W.A. J.L.P. 34,395 66.84 13,668
Murray, C.B. P.N.P. 8,946
           
ST. CATHERINE WESTERN Golding, T.N. J.L.P. 22,884 63.2 7,297
King, A.U. F.P. 750
Lawson, B.T. P.N.P. 6,145
           
ST. CATHERINE NORTH EASTERN Cox, M.Ben P.N.P. 25,597 57.63 7,018
Crossley, I. IND. 733
Gyles, J.P. F.P. 4,030
Sage, Hector J.L.P. 2,681
           
ST. CATHERINE SOUTH EASTERN Bourne, J.B. F.P. 21,926 61.9 601
Grant, J.E. P.N.P. 7,755
Jones, A.P. IND. 155
Rose, L.W. J.L.P. 4,726
Walters, C.S. IND.L. 257

   The abbreviations for parties are as follows:
   IND. - Independent
   F.P. - Farmers' Party
   J.L.P. - Jamaica Labour Party
   P.N.P. - People's National Party
   N.L.P. - National Labour Party
   P.F.M. - People's Freedom Movement

 

 

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