South Carolina 1788 U.S. House of Representatives, District 2

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
South Carolina 1788 U.S. House of Representatives, District 2
Date:
1788
State:
South Carolina
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
Aedanus Burke, John Bull, Robert Barnwell, John Kean
Candidates: Aedanus Burke[1]John BullRobert BarnwellJohn Kean
Affiliation:
Final Result: [2][3]----
District of Two----
District of Beaufort----
Prince William Parish----
Saint Helena Parish----
Saint Peter's Parish----
District of Orangeburg----
District between Savannah River and the North Fork of Edisto----
Lower District between Broad and Saluda Rivers----
Orange Parish----
Saint Matthew Parish----
District of Saxe-Gotha----

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Aedanus Burke is elected by a majority of 422 votes.
[3]District Two is also known as the Orangeburg District.

References:

Journal of the South Carolina Privy Council. January 6, 1789.
The City Gazette, or the Daily Advertiser (Charleston, SC). November 8, 1788.
The City Gazette, or the Daily Advertiser (Charleston, SC). November 14, 1788.
The City Gazette, or the Daily Advertiser (Charleston, SC). November 15, 1788.

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