Maine 1820 Electoral College, District 1

Office:
Electoral College (Federal)
Title:
Elector
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Maine 1820 Electoral College, District 1
Date:
1820
State:
Maine
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Electoral College/Elector
Electors:
Elisha Allen, scattering
Electors: Elisha Allen[1][2]scattering
Affiliation:Republican
Presidential Candidate:James Monroe
Final Result: [3]79467
District of One79467
York County--
Town of Alfred--
Town of Arundel--
Town of Berwick--
Town of Biddeford--
Town of Elliot--
Town of Hollis--
Town of Kennebunk149-
Town of Kittery--
Town of Lebanon--
Town of Limerick--
Town of Lyman--
Town of Newfield--
Town of Saco--
Town of Sanford74-
Town of Shapleigh--
Town of South Berwick--
Town of Waterborough--
Town of Wells--
Town of York--

Notes:

[1]Of Sanford.
[2]Elected.
[3]The Hallowell Gazette (Hallowell, ME) lists Elisha Allen with 793 votes.

References:

Original Election Returns. Maine State Library, Augusta.
Register of the Maine Governor's Council, Vol. I. 21-22.
Hancock Gazette (Belfast, ME). October 26, 1820.
Bangor Register (Bangor, ME). November 2, 1820.
Weekly Visiter (Kennebunk, ME). November 11, 1820.
The Repertory (Boston, MA). November 13, 1820.
Boston Weekly Messenger (Boston, MA). November 16, 1820.
American Advocate and Kennebec Advertiser (Hallowell, ME). November 18, 1820.
American Advocate and Kennebec Advertiser (Hallowell, ME). December 2, 1820.
Hallowell Gazette (Hallowell, ME). December 6, 1820.
Emery, Edwin. The History of Sanford, Maine, 1661-1900. Edwin Emery. Fall River, MA: Published by the compiler, 1901. 371.

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