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New Zealand general election, 1908

Index New Zealand general election, 1908

The New Zealand general election of 1908 was held on Tuesday, 17 November, 24 November and 1 December in the general electorates, and on Wednesday, 2 December in the Māori electorates to elect a total of 80 MPs to the 17th session of the New Zealand Parliament. [1]

38 relations: Awarua (New Zealand electorate), Bay of Plenty, Caversham (New Zealand electorate), Charles E. Major, Charles Lewis (New Zealand politician), Courtenay (New Zealand electorate), David McLaren (politician), Dunedin West, Franklin (New Zealand electorate), Gisborne (New Zealand electorate), Hawera (New Zealand electorate), James Carroll (New Zealand politician), John Andrew MacPherson, Joseph Ward, Māori electorates, Mount Ida (New Zealand electorate), New Zealand general election, 1911, New Zealand House of Representatives, New Zealand Parliament, Newtown (New Zealand electorate), Prime Minister of New Zealand, Rangitīkei (New Zealand electorate), Second Ballot Act 1908, Stratford (New Zealand electorate), Taumarunui (New Zealand electorate), Tauranga (New Zealand electorate), Thames (New Zealand electorate), Thomas Mackenzie, Thomas Sidey, Two-round system, Waiapu (New Zealand electorate), Waikouaiti (New Zealand electorate), Wellington East (New Zealand electorate), Wellington South (New Zealand electorate), Wellington Suburbs (New Zealand electorate), William Henry Peter Barber, William Massey, 17th New Zealand Parliament.

Awarua (New Zealand electorate)

Awarua was a New Zealand parliamentary electorate from 1881 to 1996.

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Bay of Plenty

The Bay of Plenty (Te Moana-a-Toi) is a large bight in the northern coast of New Zealand's North Island.

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Caversham (New Zealand electorate)

Caversham was a parliamentary electorate in the city of Dunedin in the Otago region of New Zealand, from 1866 to 1908.

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Charles E. Major

Charles Edwin Major (1859 – 1 June 1954) was a New Zealand politician of the Liberal Party, from Taranaki.

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Charles Lewis (New Zealand politician)

Charles Lewis (1857 – 28 November 1927) was an independent conservative Member of Parliament in New Zealand.

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Courtenay (New Zealand electorate)

Courtenay was a parliamentary electorate in Canterbury, New Zealand from 1902 to 1908.

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David McLaren (politician)

David McLaren (1872 – 3 November 1939) was a Mayor of Wellington and Member of Parliament in New Zealand.

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Dunedin West

Dunedin West was a New Zealand parliamentary electorate, in the city of Dunedin.

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Franklin (New Zealand electorate)

Franklin was a rural New Zealand parliamentary electorate.

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Gisborne (New Zealand electorate)

Gisborne is a former New Zealand parliamentary electorate.

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Hawera (New Zealand electorate)

Hawera was a parliamentary electorate in the South Taranaki District of New Zealand from 1896 to 1908.

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James Carroll (New Zealand politician)

Sir James Carroll (20 August 1857 – 18 October 1926), known to Māori as Timi Kara, was a New Zealand politician of Irish and Ngāti Kahungunu (Māori) descent.

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John Andrew MacPherson

John Andrew MacPherson (1856 – 21 July 1944) was a New Zealand politician of the Liberal Party and the United Party.

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Joseph Ward

Sir Joseph George Ward, 1st Baronet of Wellington, (26 April 1856 – 8 July 1930) was a New Zealand politician who served as the 17th Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1906 to 1912 and from 1928 to 1930.

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Māori electorates

In New Zealand politics, Māori electorates, colloquially known as the Māori seats, are a special category of electorate that gives reserved positions to representatives of Māori in the New Zealand Parliament.

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Mount Ida (New Zealand electorate)

Mount Ida is a former parliamentary electorate in the Otago region of New Zealand, from 1871 to 1893, and then from 1902 to 1908.

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New Zealand general election, 1911

The New Zealand general election of 1911 was held on Thursday, 7 and 14 December in the general electorates, and on Tuesday, 19 December in the Māori electorates to elect a total of 80 MPs to the 18th session of the New Zealand Parliament.

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New Zealand House of Representatives

The New Zealand House of Representatives is a component of the New Zealand Parliament, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor-General).

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New Zealand Parliament

The New Zealand Parliament (Pāremata Aotearoa) is the legislature of New Zealand, consisting of the Queen of New Zealand (Queen-in-Parliament) and the New Zealand House of Representatives.

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Newtown (New Zealand electorate)

Newtown was a parliamentary electorate in Wellington, New Zealand from 1902 to 1908.

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Prime Minister of New Zealand

The Prime Minister of New Zealand (Te Pirimia o Aotearoa) is the head of government of New Zealand.

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Rangitīkei (New Zealand electorate)

Rangitīkei (before 2008 styled as Rangitikei without a macron) is a New Zealand parliamentary electorate, returning one Member of Parliament to the New Zealand House of Representatives.

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Second Ballot Act 1908

The Second Ballot Act 1908 was an electoral system in place from 1908 to 1913 in New Zealand.

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Stratford (New Zealand electorate)

Stratford is a former parliamentary electorate, in Taranaki, New Zealand.

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Taumarunui (New Zealand electorate)

Taumarunui was a parliamentary electorate in the King Country in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand from 1908 to 1919.

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Tauranga (New Zealand electorate)

2014 Tauranga is a New Zealand parliamentary electorate, returning one Member of Parliament to the New Zealand House of Representatives.

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Thames (New Zealand electorate)

Thames is a former New Zealand electorate, in the Thames-Coromandel District.

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Thomas Mackenzie

Sir Thomas Mackenzie (10 March 1853 – 14 February 1930) was a Scottish-born New Zealand politician and explorer who briefly served as the 18th Prime Minister of New Zealand in 1912, and later served as New Zealand High Commissioner in London.

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Thomas Sidey

Sir Thomas Kay Sidey (27 May 1863 – 20 May 1933) was a New Zealand politician from the Otago region, remembered for his successful advocacy of daylight saving time.

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Two-round system

The two-round system (also known as the second ballot, runoff voting or ballotage) is a voting method used to elect a single winner, where the voter casts a single vote for their chosen candidate.

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Waiapu (New Zealand electorate)

Waiapu was a New Zealand parliamentary electorate in the Gisborne – East Coast Region of New Zealand, from 1893 (when it took over the eastern part of the East Cape electorate) to 1908.

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Waikouaiti (New Zealand electorate)

Waikouaiti was a parliamentary electorate in the Otago region of New Zealand, from 1866 to 1908.

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Wellington East (New Zealand electorate)

Wellington East was a parliamentary electorate in the eastern suburbs of Wellington, New Zealand from 1887 to 1890 and from 1905 to 1946.

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Wellington South (New Zealand electorate)

Wellington South is a former New Zealand parliamentary electorate.

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Wellington Suburbs (New Zealand electorate)

Wellington Suburbs was a parliamentary electorate in Wellington, New Zealand.

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William Henry Peter Barber

William Henry Peter Barber (10 September 1857 – 15 January 1943) was a New Zealand Member of Parliament for Newtown in Wellington.

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William Massey

William Ferguson Massey (26 March 1856 – 10 May 1925), commonly known as Bill Massey, was an Irish-born politician in New Zealand who served as the 19th Prime Minister of New Zealand from May 1912 to May 1925.

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17th New Zealand Parliament

The 17th New Zealand Parliament was a term of the New Zealand Parliament.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_general_election,_1908

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