He was elected to the House of Commons at the 1892 general election, defeating the sitting Liberal Unionist MP. Husband did not defend his seat at the 1895 general election, and did not stand for Parliament again.
- "House of Commons constituencies beginning with "C" (part 6)". Leigh Rayment's House of Commons page. Retrieved 26 November 2009.
- Craig, F. W. S. (1989) . British parliamentary election results 1885–1918 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 415. ISBN 0-900178-27-2.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by John Husband
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
Nevil Story Maskelyne
| Member of Parliament for Cricklade
1892 – 1895