candidates supported by both major parties

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.

Registry of Deeds

Registrar of Deeds: a local official responsible for maintaining an index of deeds.

1789 - 1824: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, South Carolina

Office Scope: County / District (South Carolina)

Role Scope: County / District (South Carolina)