HC Deb 20 April 1853 vol 126 c130

reported that the Committee had determined— That George Henry Moore, esquire, and George Gore Ousley Higgins, esquire, are duly elected Knights of the Shire to serve in this present Parliament for the County of Mayo. Also that the Committee had agreed to the following Resolution:— That it appears from evidence given before the Committee, that there was great abuse of spiritual influence on the part of a great body of the Roman Catholic priesthood during the last Election for the County of Mayo.

Report to lie on the table.