Massachusetts 1820 State Senate, Norfolk County

State Senate (State)
State Senator
Massachusetts 1820 State Senate, Norfolk County
First Ballot
State Senate/State Senator
John Ruggles, Jr., Benjamin Reynolds, James Richardson, Richard Sullivan, Thomas Greenleaf, David Greenleaf, Jr., Jarius Ware, James Ford, Sherman S. Leeland, David S. Greenough, Jr., John P. Bowker, Lazane Caste, John N. Clark, Nathan Crane, Joseph Curtis, John C. Davis, Abijah Draper, Josiah Jones Fisk, James Humphries, Daniel Kingsbury, Samuel Noyes, Welcome Paroniter, John Polley, John Reynolds, James Ware
Candidates: John Ruggles, Jr.[1]Benjamin Reynolds[2]James RichardsonRichard SullivanThomas GreenleafDavid Greenleaf, Jr.Jarius WareJames FordSherman S. LeelandDavid S. Greenough, Jr.John P. BowkerLazane CasteJohn N. ClarkNathan CraneJoseph CurtisJohn C. DavisAbijah DraperJosiah Jones FiskJames HumphriesDaniel KingsburySamuel NoyesWelcome ParoniterJohn PolleyJohn ReynoldsJames Ware
Final Result: [3][4]20121970164216422625211492111111111111111
Norfolk County20121970164216422625211492111111111111111
Town of Bellingham91912323---------------------
Town of Braintree44446969---------------------
Town of Brookline27275353---------------------
Town of Canton94843233---------1-----1-----
Town of Cohasset2424--2525-------------------
Town of Dedham187188134134-----1----------1--1-
Town of Dorchester162162190189---------------------
District of Dover46463535---------------------
Town of Foxborough63624545--------------------1
Town of Franklin4544121120---------------------
Town of Medfield33256464---------------------
Town of Medway86864444---------------------
Town of Milton10310062651--148----------------
Town of Needham91886161---------------------
Town of Quincy4242110110---------------------
Town of Randolph1161165858---------------------
Town of Roxbury234235152152--1-11----111-1--1---
Town of Sharon63604547---------------------
Town of Stoughton1211214848---------------------
Town of Walpole83859191--8---111---------1--
Town of Weymouth1241249191---------------------
Town of Wrentham133116114110--12----------1-------


[3]"Whole number of votes, 3699. Necessary to make a choice, 1850." Governor's Council Records.
[4]John Ruggles, Jr. received 150 votes as John Ruggles.


Governor's Council Records. Massachusetts State Archives, Boston.
Boston Town Records. Boston Public Library.
Brookline Town Records. 536.
Boston Daily Advertiser, and Repertory (Boston, MA). May 18, 1820.
Columbian Centinel. American Federalist (Boston, MA). May 18, 1820.
New-Bedford Mercury (New Bedford, MA). May 19, 1820.
Pittsfield Sun (Pittsfield, MA). May 24, 1820.
Boston Weekly Messenger (Boston, MA). May 25, 1820.
Thomas's Massachusetts Spy, or, Worcester Gazette (Worcester, MA). May 31, 1820.

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