Maryland 1816 House of Delegates, Montgomery County

Office:
House of Delegates (State)
Title:
Delegate
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
Maryland 1816 House of Delegates, Montgomery County
Date:
1816
State:
Maryland
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
House of Delegates/Delegate
Candidates:
Leonard Watkins, Zadock Lanham, Richard K. Watts, George C. Washington, Ephraim Gaither, Edward Hughes, Alexander C. Hanson, Dennis Lackland
Candidates: Leonard WatkinsZadock LanhamRichard K. WattsGeorge C. WashingtonEphraim GaitherEdward HughesAlexander C. HansonDennis Lackland
Affiliation:ModeratesModeratesModeratesViolentsViolentsModeratesViolentsViolents
Final Result: [1][2]845818813803798786764757
Montgomery County845818813803798786764757

Notes:

[1]"All the candidates were federal, but the first of the above ticket was generally voted for by the republicans." Federal Republican and Baltimore Telegraph (Baltimore, MD). October 11, 1816.
[2]The Alexander Gazette lists 842 votes for Leonard Watkins.

References:

National Intelligencer (Washington, DC). October 10, 1816.
Alexandria Gazette, Commercial and Political (Alexandria, VA). October 11, 1816.
The Alexandria Herald (Alexandria, VA). October 11, 1816.
Federal Gazette and Baltimore Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). October 11, 1816.
Federal Republican and Baltimore Telegraph (Baltimore, MD). October 11, 1816.
Maryland Gazette and Political Intelligencer (Annapolis, MD). October 17, 1816.

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Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).

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