Missouri 1812 U.S. House of Representatives (Territorial Delegate)

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Territorial Delegate) (Federal)
Title:
Territorial Delegate
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Missouri 1812 U.S. House of Representatives (Territorial Delegate)
Date:
1812
State:
Missouri
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives (Territorial Delegate)/Territorial Delegate
Candidates:
Edward Hempstead, Samuel Hammond, Rufus Easton, Matthew Lyon
Candidates: Edward Hempstead[1]Samuel HammondRufus EastonMatthew Lyon
Affiliation:RepublicanRepublicanRepublican
Final Result: [2]5324603049
Cape Girardeau County1165711
New Madrid County-8591-
Saint Charles County11418311
Saint Genevieve County165129555
Saint Louis County25263562

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"Edward Hempstead, esq. of Saint Louis, formerly of this city [New London, Connecticut], has been elected a delegate to congress from the Missouri Territory." Connecticut Gazette (New London, CT). January 20, 1813.

References:

Original Election Certificate. The National Archives, Washington, DC.
Connecticut Gazette (New London, CT). January 20, 1813.
Carter, Clarence Edwin, ed. The Territorial Papers of the United States. Vol. XIV. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1949.

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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).
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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