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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.


Constable

Constable: The chief officer of the court or administration.

Oxford English Dictionary

Also known as Inspector of the Police.

1803 - 1824: Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island

Office Scope: County / City / Town(ship) / Borough / District

Role Scope: County / City / Town(ship) / Borough / District