Irish Election Literature

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Galway 1979 April 18, 2011

Galway City Council

NORTH/EAST WARD
Electorate: 11,800
Valid poll: 5,800
Quota: 967
Fintan Coogan (Ind) 431
Billy Dillon (SFWP) 247
Joe Fox (FG) 157
Noel Heaney (Ind) 405
Michael D. Higgins (Lab) 930
Brendan Holland (Ind) 415
Shiela Jordan (Ind) 356
Peter Kenny (Lab) 136
John F King (Ind) 378
Michael Leahy (FF) 693
Anna McHugh (FG) 279
Henry O’Connor (FF) 339
Bridie O’Flaherty (FF) 524
Tom Tierney (Ind) 240
Pascal Walsh (FG) 270

SOUTH WARD
Electorate: 5,440
Valid poll: 3,143
Quota: 786
Mary Bennett (FF) 388
Jimmy Brick (SFWP) 151
Martin Connolly (FF) 220
Fintan Coogan (Ind) 221
Gerard Jordan (Ind) 43
Gerry Molloy (FF) 534
Tom Monaghan (FG) 262
Pat McNamara (FG) 343
Walter Regan (Ind) 417
Mary Rodgers (Lab) 133
Claude Toft (Ind) 431

WEST WARD
Electorate: 9,851
Valid poll: 4,465
Quota: 894
Tom Browne (Ind) 570
Mary Byrne (FF) 602
Tony Coffey (SFWP) 306
Padraic Conneely (FG) 443
Fintan Coogan (Ind) 565
Jimmy Horan (Ind) 229
Mary Keogh (Ind) 182
Mairead Mullan (FF) 226
Joe Murray (Lab) 388
Martin O’Connell (FG) 249
Michael O’Higgins (FF) 705
O’Higgins elected 7th count; Browne elected 7th count; Coogan elected 8th count; Mary Bryne elected without reaching quota.
Galway County Council

Galway Electoral Area. 9 seats;
electorate 43,087;
total poll 24,419;
spoiled votes 409;
valid poll 24,010;
quota 2,402.
Michael D. Higgins (Lab.) 3,434
Padraic McCormack (FG) 2,021
P. Ruane (SF) 1,966
Fintan Coogan (Ind) 1,856
Tom Welby (FF) 1,732
Michael O hUiginn (FF) 1,719
John Molloy (FF) 1,648
Pol O Foighil (FG) 1,338
Sean O Neachtain (FF) 1,184
Brendan Holland (Ind) 1,150
Kenny Frank (FF) 1,140
Paddy Dempsey (FF) 1,136
Sean Donnellan (FF) 914
Tony Coffey(SFWP) 872
Garry O Lochlainn (FG) 802
Nicholas Byrnes (FG) 648
Tom Hannigan (FG) 338
Peter Kenny (Lab) 312

 

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