Vermont 1820 Lieutenant Governor

Lieutenant Governor (State)
Lieutenant Governor
Vermont 1820 Lieutenant Governor
First Ballot
Lieutenant Governor/Lieutenant Governor
William Cahoon, Aaron Leland, William Chamberlain, Elias Keyes, Charles K. Williams, scattering
Candidates: William Cahoon[1]Aaron LelandWilliam ChamberlainElias KeyesCharles K. Williamsscattering
Final Result: [2]1191822081641662
Addison County905----75
Town of Addison51----1
Town of Bridport74-----
Town of Bristol20----16
Town of Cornwall54----3
Town of Ferrisburgh19-----
Town of Goshen20-----
Town of Hancock30----19
Town of Kingston14----5
Town of Leicester54----6
Town of Lincoln8-----
Town of Middlebury114----6
Town of Monkton56-----
Town of New Haven60-----
Town of Panton35----3
Town of Salisbury47----2
Town of Shoreham65----4
Town of Starksboro39-----
City of Vergennes39-----
Town of Warren48-----
Town of Weybridge36----2
Town of Whiting22----8
Bennington County1071----15
Town of Arlington59-----
Town of Bennington177----7
Town of Dorset54----1
Town of Landgrove21----3
Town of Manchester90-----
Town of Peru13----2
Town of Pownal160-----
Town of Readsboro9-----
Town of Rupert168-----
Town of Sandgate------
Town of Shaftsbury216----2
Town of Stamford30-----
Town of Sunderland38-----
Town of Winhall14-----
Town of Woodford22-----
Caledonia County[3]1059----21
Town of Barnet13----7
Town of Burke56-----
Town of Cabot61-----
Town of Danville200----1
Town of Groton22-----
Town of Hardwick38-----
Town of Kirby28-----
Town of Lyndon133-----
Town of Peacham59----1
Town of Ryegate23-----
Town of Saint Johnsbury112-----
Town of Sheffield43-----
Town of Sutton68----1
Town of Walden53-----
Town of Waterford24----9
Town of Wheelock79----2
Town of Woodbury47-----
Chittenden County795----15
Town of Bolton26-----
Town of Burlington131----1
Town of Charlotte108-----
Town of Colchester50-----
Town of Essex55----1
Town of Hinesburgh21----4
Town of Huntington32----3
Town of Jericho57----1
Town of Mansfield[4]------
Town of Milton46-----
Town of Richmond31----5
Town of Saint George17-----
Town of Shelburne60-----
Town of Underhill48-----
Town of Westford30-----
Town of Williston83-----
Essex County[5]205----2
Town of Brunswick20-----
Town of Canaan14-----
Town of Concord34----2
Town of Guildhall58-----
Town of Limington------
Town of Lunenburg30-----
Town of Maidstone26-----
Town of Minehead------
Town of Newark23-----
Franklin County60411---16
Town of Bakersfield32-----
Town of Belvidere------
Town of Berkshire[6]------
Town of Cambridge92-----
Town of Enosburgh35----4
Town of Fairfax------
Town of Fairfield29----1
Town of Fletcher39-----
Town of Franklin172----
Town of Georgia77-----
Town of Highgate53-----
Town of Johnson44-----
Town of Montgomery179----
Town of Richford24-----
Town of Saint Albans76----11
Town of Sheldon18-----
Town of Sterling13-----
Town of Swanton38-----
Grand Isle County152---1-
Town of Alburgh18---1-
Town of Grand Isle29-----
Town of North Hero23-----
Town of South Hero59-----
Town of Vineyard23-----
Orange County1188----62
Town of Bradford69----12
Town of Braintree48----5
Town of Brookfield53----21
Town of Chelsea75----1
Town of Corinth63-----
Town of Fairlee63-----
Town of Newbury77----14
Town of Orange43-----
Town of Randolph148----6
Town of Roxbury[7]------
Town of Strafford137-----
Town of Thetford54----1
Town of Topsham67-----
Town of Tunbridge75----1
Town of Vershire69-----
Town of Washington45-----
Town of Williamstown102----1
Orleans County41231---33
Town of Albany27-----
Town of Barton9-----
Town of Brownington73---11
Town of Coventry823----
Town of Craftsbury53-----
Town of Derby42----3
Town of Eden3----1
Town of Elmore17-----
Town of Glover152---13
Town of Greensboro39-----
Town of Holland10-----
Town of Hyde Park121----
Town of Irasburg44-----
Town of Kellyvale5-----
Town of Morgan10----1
Town of Morristown44-----
Town of Navy------
Town of Newport11----4
Town of Troy283----
Town of Westfield28-----
Rutland County[8]184561-64-27
Town of Benson87----4
Town of Brandon73-----
Town of Castleton63----19
Town of Chittenden22-----
Town of Clarendon84--62--
Town of Danby22-----
Town of Fairhaven110-----
Town of Hubbardston54-----
Town of Ira1453----
Town of Middletown125-----
Town of Mount Holly78-----
Town of Mount Tabor9-----
Town of Orwell1342----
Town of Parkerstown27-----
Town of Pawlet147-----
Town of Pittsfield44-----
Town of Pittsford67--2--
Town of Poultney129-----
Town of Rutland205-----
Town of Sherburne27-----
Town of Shrewsbury52-----
Town of Sudbury736----
Town of Tinmouth50-----
Town of Wallingford74----4
Town of Wells75-----
Washington County61547---20
Town of Barre96-----
Town of Berlin642---2
Town of Calais4110----
Town of Duxbury1----6
Town of Marshfield2011----
Town of Middlesex242---2
Town of Montpelier1586---6
Town of Moretown218----
Town of Northfield80----2
Town of Plainfield------
Town of Stowe35----1
Town of Waitsfield194---1
Town of Waterbury564----
Windham County[9]1042----346
Town of Athens25----32
Town of Brattleboro45----5
Town of Dover43----26
Town of Dummerston14----25
Town of Grafton56----8
Town of Guilford75----4
Town of Halifax35----2
Town of Jamaica22----9
Town of Londonderry69-----
Town of Marlboro15----3
Town of Newfane50----3
Town of Putney26----56
Town of Rockingham190----16
Town of Somerset15-----
Town of Stratton5----10
Town of Townshend71----6
Town of Vernon3----19
Town of Wardsboro11----91
Town of Westminster138----11
Town of Whitingham52----3
Town of Wilmington52----17
Town of Windham30-----
Windsor County[10]20257081--30
Town of Andover115-----
Town of Barnard1111---1
Town of Bethel76-----
Town of Bridgewater576----
Town of Cavendish15710----
Town of Chester10010---8
Town of Hartford--79--5
Town of Hartland1351----
Town of Ludlow62-----
Town of Norwich6113---4
Town of Plymouth275---2
Town of Pomfret109-----
Town of Reading105----2
Town of Rochester683----
Town of Royalton61121--2
Town of Sharon------
Town of Springfield12761--4
Town of Stockbridge99-----
Town of Weathersfield103----1
Town of Weston------
Town of Windsor214----1
Town of Woodstock2383----


[2]The Original Election Returns, The Vermont Intelligencer, and Bellows Falls Advertiser (Bellows Falls, VT) and The Vermont Republican and American Yeoman (Windsor, VT) report 12097 votes for William Cahoon.
[3]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 1179 votes for William Cahoon in Caledonia County; however, the sum of totals per town is 1059.
[4]The Original Election Returns note that in Mansfield there were "no ballots."
[5]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists no scattering votes in Essex County.
[6]The Original Election Returns note that votes in Berkshire were "lost."
[7]The Original Election Returns note that votes in Roxbury were "not enclosed; rejected ballots."
[8]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 1885 votes for William Cahoon in Rutland County; however, the sum of totals per town is 1845.
[9]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 327 scattering votes in Windham County; however, the sum of totals per town is 346.
[10]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 2044 votes for William Cahoon in Windsor County; however, the sum of totals per town is 2025.


Original Election Returns. Vermont State Archives, Middlesex.
Vermont Intelligencer, and Bellows Falls Advertiser (Bellows Falls, VT). October 23, 1820.
Vermont Republican and American Yeoman (Windsor, VT). October 23, 1820.

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