South Carolina 1788 U.S. House of Representatives, District 1

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
South Carolina 1788 U.S. House of Representatives, District 1
Date:
1788
State:
South Carolina
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
William Smith, Alexander Gillon, David Ramsay
Candidates: William Smith[1]Alexander GillonDavid Ramsay
Affiliation:
Final Result: [2]600386191
District of One600386191
City of Charleston349169146
Christ Church Parish17618
Saint Andrew's Parish28248
Saint Bartholomew's Parish70150-
Saint James Goose Creek Parish3434
Saint John's Berkeley Parish121110
Saint John's Colleton Parish3245
Saint Paul's Parish3019-
Saint Dennis and Saint Thomas Parish28--

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]District One is also known as the Charleston District.

References:

The Georgia Gazette (Savannah, GA). December 18, 1788.
Rogers, George C. Evolution of a Federalist: William Loughton Smith of Charleston (1758-1812). Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1962. 166.

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