Vermont 1794 Governor

Office:
Governor (State)
Title:
Governor
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
Vermont 1794 Governor
Date:
1794
State:
Vermont
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Governor/Governor
Candidates:
Thomas Chittenden, Isaac Tichenor, Nathaniel Niles, Jonathan Hunt, Peter Oliot, Samuel Safford, Gideon Olin, Ira Allen, Paul Brigham, Elijah Paine, Moses Robinson, Noah Smith, Elikis Field, Jonas Galusha, Lewis R. Morris, Henry Olin, Amos Sargent, Israel Smith, Samuel Williams, scattering
Candidates: Thomas Chittenden[1]Isaac TichenorNathaniel NilesJonathan HuntPeter OliotSamuel SaffordGideon OlinIra AllenPaul BrighamElijah PaineMoses RobinsonNoah SmithElikis FieldJonas GalushaLewis R. MorrisHenry OlinAmos SargentIsrael SmithSamuel Williamsscattering
Affiliation:FederalistFederalistFederalist
Final Result: 26232000----------------1334
Addison County418137------------------
Town of Addison232--21---------------
Town of Bridport3514-------------1----
Town of Bristol332----1-------------
Town of Cornwall796---3--------------
Town of Ferrisburgh1510------------------
Town of Shoreham255------------------
City of Vergennes1041-1----------------
Bennington County303221-----------------18
Town of Bennington8123----2------1------
Town of Readsboro64------------------
Chittenden County464395-----------------65
Town of Burlington17231----3------------
Town of Charlotte34105-----------------
Town of Essex3629--------------1--
Town of Highgate15-------------------
Town of Jericho45422--------1--------
Town of Shelburne3127------------------
Orange County[2]262321-----------------163
Town of Fairlee1134------------------
Town of Montpelier26-1------25----------
Town of Newbury5384------2----------
Town of Randolph16322-----------------
Town of Saint Johnsbury8616-----------------
Town of Strafford270------------------
Town of Tunbridge71716-----1-----------
Town of Washington34-------------------
Rutland County722146-----------------61
Town of Benson120----------1--------
Town of Pittsford7611----------------1-
Windham County236642-----------------27
Town of Brattleborough-60------------------
Town of Guilford75811--------1-------
Town of Halifax-56------------------
Town of Jamaica146------------------
Town of Marlboro-436--2--------------
Town of Newfane29443-----------------
Town of Putney4101------------------
Town of Rockingham532-14----------------
Town of Townshend273934----------------
Town of Wardsboro1341-----------------
Town of Westminster5107-1----------------
Town of Whitingham271---4--------------
Town of Wilmington1632---2--------------
Windsor County[3]255292------------------
Town of Andover232------------------
Town of Barnard8424-------2---------
Town of Bethel-542---1-------------
Town of Cavendish--19-----------------
Town of Chester1387--------------1---
Town of Hartland58292-----------------
Town of Pomfret201015-----------------
Town of Reading2618------------------
Town of Royalton33932-----1-----------
Town of Springfield4921------------1-----

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]The General Advertiser, November 5, lists 261 votes for Thomas Chittenden.
[3]"The County of Windsor lost 580 votes that were illegally taken and not counted." Vermont Gazette (Bennington, VT). October 24, 1794.

References:

Addison Town Records.
Andover Town Records.
Barnard Town Records.
Bennington Town Records.
Benson Town Records.
Bethel Town Records.
Brattleborough Town Records.
Bridport Town Records.
Bristol Town Records.
Burlington Town Records.
Cavendish Town Records.
Charlotte Town Records.
Chester Town Records.
Cornwall Town Records.
Essex Town Records.
Fairlee Town Records.
Ferrisburgh Town Records.
Guilford Town Records.
Halifax Town Records.
Hartland Town Records.
Highgate Town Records.
Jamaica Town Records.
Jericho Town Records.
Marlboro Town Records.
Montpelier Town Records.
Newfane Town Records.
Pittsford Town Records
Pomfret Town Records.
Putney Town Records.
Randolph Town Records.
Reading Town Records.
Readsboro Town Records.
Rockingham Town Records.
Royalton Town Records.
Shelburne Town Records.
Shoreham Town Records.
Springfield Town Records.
Strafford Town Records.
Townshend Town Records.
Tunbridge Town Records.
Vergennes Town Records.
Wardsboro Town Records.
Washington Town Records.
Westminster Town Records.
Whitingham Town Records.
Wilmington Town Records.
Vermont Gazette (Bennington, VT). October 24, 1794.
Gazette of the United States and Daily Evening Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). November 4, 1794.
General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). November 5, 1794.
Fairbanks, Edward Taylor. The Town of St. Johnsbury VT: a review of one hundred and twenty-five years to the anniversary pageant 1912. St. Johnsbury, VT: The Cowles Press, 1914.

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