Maryland 1808 Electoral College, District 3

Office:
Electoral College (Federal)
Title:
Elector
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Maryland 1808 Electoral College, District 3
Date:
1808
State:
Maryland
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Electoral College/Elector
Electors:
John Johnson, Edward Johnson, Samuel Sterret, Alexander Warfield, Samuel Warfield, Thomas B. Merryweather, George Howard, Tobias E. Stansbury, Robert G. Harper
Electors: John Johnson[1]Edward Johnson[2]Tobias E. StansburySamuel SterretAlexander WarfieldSamuel WarfieldThomas B. MerryweatherGeorge HowardRobert G. Harper
Affiliation:RepublicanRepublicanRepublicanFederalistFederalist
Presidential Candidate:James MadisonJames MadisonJames MadisonCharles C. PinckneyCharles C. Pinckney
Final Result: [3]3621361821581508761
District of Three3621361821581508761
Anne Arundel County61861521213-76-
District of One9090-56----
District of Two122123-11----
District of Three9796-11----
District of Four195193255----
District of Five114113----76-
City of Baltimore[4][5]28372837-1128--1
Ward One[6]407407-------
Ward Two[7]234234-------
Ward Three[8]263263-------
Ward Four185185-------
Ward Five248248-------
Ward Six[9]433433-------
Ward Seven575575-------
Ward Eight490490-------
Montgomery County166166-135135----

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Elected.
[3]The Federalist electors in District 3 declined just prior to the election and there wasn't time before the votes were cast for the Federalist to nominate a ticket to replace them.
[4]The November 11th edition of the Whig lists 2835 votes for the Democratic Electors - John Johnson and Edward Johnson.
[5]"Yesterday being the day appointed for evening electors of president and vice-president, and there being no Federal candidates in the district, Messrs. Edward and John Johnson received about 2800 votes in the city." The North American and Mercantile Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). November 15, 1808.
[6]The American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD) lists the First Ward as receiving 416 votes taken.
[7]The American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD) lists the Second Ward as receiving 260 votes taken.
[8]The American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD) lists the Third Ward as receiving 270 votes taken.
[9]The American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD) lists the Sixth Ward as receiving 436 votes taken.

References:

Original Election Returns. Maryland State Archives, Annapolis.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). November 11, 1808..
American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). November 15, 1808.
The North American and Mercantile Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). November 15, 1808.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). November 17, 1808.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). November 18, 1808.
American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). November 21, 1808.
The North American and Mercantile Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). November 21, 1808.
The North American and Mercantile Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). November 23, 1808.
Willis, John T. Presidential Elections in Maryland. Mt. Airy, MD: Lomond Publications, 1984. 164.

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Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
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Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).

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