Kentucky 1795 Speaker of the House

Office:
Speaker of the House (State)
Title:
Speaker of the House
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
Kentucky 1795 Speaker of the House
Date:
1795
State:
Kentucky
Type:
Legislative
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Speaker of the House/Speaker of the House
Candidates:
Edmund Bullock, Thomas Davis
Candidates: Edmund Bullock[1]Thomas Davis
Affiliation:
Final Result: --
House of Representatives[2]--

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"On Monday the third inst. being the day on which the General Assembly were to meet; a quorum of the House of Representatives appeared and took their seats-proceeded by ballot to elect a Speaker. On counting, an equal number of votes appeared in favour of Mr. Edmund Bullock and Mr. Thomas Davis-the election was then determined by lot, in favour of Mr. Edmund Bullock." Kentucky Gazette (Lexington, KY). November 7, 1795.

References:

Kentucky Gazette (Lexington, KY). November 7, 1795.

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