Maine 1823 U.S. House of Representatives, District 6, Ballot 2

U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
U.S. Congressman
Maine 1823 U.S. House of Representatives, District 6, Ballot 2
Second Ballot
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Jeremiah O'Brien, Alfred Johnson, Jr., William Abbot, Elijah P. Pike, Matthew Hastings, Aaron Holbrook, Nathaniel Kidder
Candidates: Jeremiah O'BrienAlfred Johnson, Jr.William AbbotElijah P. PikeMatthew HastingsAaron HolbrookNathaniel Kidder
Final Result: [1]8337584472111
District of Four8337584472111
Hancock County4257523382-11
Town of Belfast1115330----
Town of Belmont-43-----
Town of Bluehill-166----
Town of Brooks[2]61810----
Town of Brooksville-------
Town of Bucksport31551----
Town of Castine-------
Town of Deer Isle-4566----
Town of Eden146-----
Town of Ellsworth272612----
Town of Frankfort1171-2---
Town of Gouldsborough1123----
Town of Islesborough--9----
Town of Jackson-1111----
Town of Knox1913-----
Town of Lincolnville1528-----
Town of Monroe14182----
Town of Mount Desert240-----
Town of Northport-276----
Town of Orland5425----
Town of Penobscot381-----
Town of Prospect403044--11
Town of Searsmont-16-----
Town of Sedgwick-251----
Town of Sullivan28-6----
Town of Surry391412----
Town of Swanville-------
Town of Thorndike1412-----
Town of Trenton3301----
Town of Vinalhaven429-----
Plantation of Mariaville-211----
Plantation No. 8 + 91814-----
Plantation No. 14 or Mariaville South-9-----
Plantation No. 26 or Mariaville North315----
Plantation No. 27 or Richards2-7----
Plantaion of Waldo934-----
Washington County4086109-1--
Town of Addison217----
Town of Calais10-11-1--
Town of Cherryfield615----
Town of Columbia21-8----
Town of Cooper14------
Town of Denneysville10-1----
Town of Eastport45126----
Town of Harrington17------
Town of Jonesborough-------
Town of Lubec19119----
Town of Machias5924----
Town of Perry27------
Town of Robbinston20-3----
Town of Steuben9-25----
Plantation No. 3 or N. E. Machias11------
Plantation No. 626------
Plantation No. 716------
Plantation No. 912------
Plantation No. 109------
Plantation No. 1120------
Plantation 1216------
Plantation No. 1612------
Plantation No. 2014------
Plantation No. 2313------


[1]Maine law required a majority to elect for the U.S. House of Representatives. The original election was held on April 7, 1823. A 3rd Trial would be held on September 8, 1823.
[2]Alfred Johnson, Jr. received 1 vote as Alfred Johnson.


Original Election Returns. Maine State Library, Augusta.
Hancock Gazette and Penobscot Patriot (Belfast, ME). July 2, 1823.
Eastport Sentinel (Eastport, ME). July 5, 1823.
American Advocate and General Advertiser (Hallowell, ME). July 12, 1823.
Hancock Gazette and Penobscot Patriot (Belfast, ME). July 16, 1823.
Eastport Sentinel (Eastport, ME). July 19, 1823.
Portland Gazette (Portland, ME). July 22, 1823.
Maine Gazette (Bath, ME). July 25, 1823.
American Advocate and General Advertiser (Hallowell, ME). July 26, 1823.
Eastport Sentinel (Eastport, ME). July 26, 1823.
Independent Statesman and Maine Republican (Portland, ME). July 26, 1823.
Hallowell Gazette (Hallowell, ME). July 30, 1823.
Hancock Gazette and Penobscot Patriot (Belfast, ME). July 30, 1823.
Bangor Register (Bangor, ME). July 31, 1823.
Eastport Sentinel (Eastport, ME). August 2, 1823.
Dubin, Michael J. United States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997: The Official Results of the Elections of the 1st through 105th Congresses. Jefferson, NC: McFarland and Company, 1998.

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