New Jersey 1788 Sheriff, Essex County

Office:
Sheriff (County)
Title:
Sheriff
Jurisdiction:
County
Label:
New Jersey 1788 Sheriff, Essex County
Date:
1788
State:
New Jersey
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Sheriff/Sheriff
Candidates:
William Halsted, John N. Cummings
Candidates: William Halsted[1]John N. Cummings
Affiliation:
Final Result: [2][3]657510
Essex County657510

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]The New York Journal uses the spelling Halstead for William Halsted.
[3]The New-Jersey Journal, and Political Intelligencer (Elizabethtown, NJ) uses the name Cumming for John N. Cummings.

References:

The New-Jersey Journal, and Political Intelligencer (Elizabethtown, NJ). October 22, 1788.
The New-York Journal, and Weekly Register (New York, NY). October 23, 1788.

Page Images:

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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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