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As early as the first Federal elections in 1788, there were candidates, who while alligned with one party or another, was supported in the press by both parties in a particular election.


Clerk

Clerk: The officer who has charge of the records, correspondence, and accounts of any department, court, corporation, or society, and superintends the general conduct of its business

Oxford English Dictionary

1787 - 1823: Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York

Office Scope: State / County

Role Scope: State / County