South Carolina 1788 U.S. House of Representatives, District 4

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
South Carolina 1788 U.S. House of Representatives, District 4
Date:
1788
State:
South Carolina
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
Thomas Sumter
Candidates: Thomas Sumter[1]
Affiliation:
Final Result: [2][3]-
District of Four-
District of Camden-
Between Broad and Catawba Rivers-
Chester[4]-
Eastward of the Wateree-
New Acquisition-

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Thomas Sumter is elected by a majority of 507 votes.
[3]District Four is also known as the Camden District.
[4]No return.

References:

Journal of the South Carolina Privy Council.
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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