Connecticut 1790 U.S. House of Representatives, Special

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Connecticut 1790 U.S. House of Representatives, Special
Date:
1790
State:
Connecticut
Type:
Special
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
Jeremiah Wadsworth, Amasa Learned, Benjamin Huntington, Tapping Reeve, Stephen M. Mitchell, James Davenport, John Chester
Candidates: Jeremiah Wadsworth[1]Amasa LearnedBenjamin HuntingtonTapping ReeveStephen M. MitchellJames DavenportJohn Chester
Affiliation:Federalist
Final Result: [2]12226003332031033717

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Election to replace Pierpont Edwards, who declined to serve.

References:

Weekly Monitor (Litchfield, CT). January 10, 1791.
The Connecticut Journal (New Haven, CT). January 12, 1791.
The General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). January 12, 1791.
The Connecticut Gazette (New London, CT). January 14, 1791.

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