Northwest Territory 1799 Territorial Legislature, Wayne County

Office:
Territorial Legislature (Territory)
Title:
Territorial Representative
Jurisdiction:
Territory
Label:
Northwest Territory 1799 Territorial Legislature, Wayne County
Date:
1799
State:
Northwest
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Territorial Legislature/Territorial Representative
Candidates:
Chabert Joncaire, Jacob Visger, Louis Beaufait Jr., Oliver Wiswell
Candidates: Chabert JoncaireJacob VisgerLouis Beaufait Jr.Oliver Wiswell
Affiliation:
Final Result: 68633037
Wayne County[1][2]68633037

Notes:

[1]In 1799, when this election was held, Wayne County in Michigan was then part of the what was called the Northwest Territory.
[2]"Before the Poll closed Chabert Joncaire declaired [sic] his intention to decline serving, being informed it was the opinion of the Judges that he was not eligible." Pioneer Collections Report of the Pioneer and Historical Society of the State of Michigan. 509.

References:

Pioneer Collections Report of the Pioneer and Historical Society of the State of Michigan. Vol. VIII. Lansing: Thorp and Godfrey, 1886. 509-511.

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