New Hampshire 1789 U.S. House of Representatives, Ballot 2

U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
U.S. Congressman
New Hampshire 1789 U.S. House of Representatives, Ballot 2
New Hampshire
Second Ballot
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Benjamin West, Samuel Livermore, Nicholas Gilman, Abiel Foster, John Sullivan, Paine Wingate
Candidates: Benjamin West[1]Samuel Livermore[2]Nicholas Gilman[3]Abiel FosterJohn SullivanPaine Wingate
Final Result: [4][5][6]27332116161916121544
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[4]The original election was held on December 15, 1788.
[5]"Mr. Wingate had meantime been chosen United States Senator, and probably for that reason received but a trifling vote for Representative." New Hampshire Provincial and State Papers. Vol. XXI. Concord, NH: State of New Hampshire, 1867. 257.
[6]"Mr. West declined his election, as he had his appointment as Attorney-General and many other important offices." New Hampshire Provincial and State Papers. Vol. XXI. Concord, NH: State of New Hampshire, 1867. 257.
[7]"The Federalist candidate received 32 votes." History of the Town of Gilsum, New Hampshire from 1752 to 1879. 87.


Concord Town Records, 1732-1820. 247.
Osborne's New-Hampshire Spy (Portsmouth, NH). February 3, 1789.
The New-Hampshire Gazette, and the General Advertiser (Portsmouth, NH). February 4, 1789.
The New-Hampshire Recorder, and the Weekly Advertiser (Keene, NH). February 19, 1789.
Osborne's New-Hampshire Spy (Portsmouth, NH). February 24, 1789.
The New-Hampshire Gazette, and the General Advertiser (Portsmouth, NH). February 25, 1789.
Browne, George Waldo. Early Records of the Town of Derryfield now Manchester, NH. Vol. II. Manchester, NH: City Council of Manchester, 1909. 179.
Carter, N. F. History of Pembroke, N.H.: 1730-1895. Concord, NH: Republican Press Association, 1895. 149.
Cochrane, W. R. History of Francestown, N.H. Nashua, NH: Town of Nashua, 1895. 125.
Downs, Charles A. History of Lebanon, N.H. 1761-1887. Concord, NH: Rumford Printing, 1908. 164.
Hayward, Silvanus. History of the Town of Gilsum, New Hampshire from 1752 to 1879. Manchester, NH: J. B. Clarke, 1881. 87.
Hayward, William Willis. The History of Hancock, New Hampshire, 1764-1889. Vol. I. Lowell, MA.: S. W. Huse and, 1889. 104.
Hoyt, Peter L. Hoyt's History of Wentworth, New Hampshire, as transcribed from the Original Manuscript by Francis A. Muzzey. Littleton, NH: Courier, 1976. 238.
Kingsbury, Frank Burnside. History and Genealogical Register of the Town of Langdon, Sullivan county, New Hampshire. White River Junction, VT: Right Printing, 1932. 49.
Lyon, G. Parker. The New-Hampshire Annual Register, and United States Calendar for the Year 1860. Concord, NH: Claremont Manufacturing Company, 1860. 29.
Randall, Oran Edmund. History of Chesterfield, Cheshire County, N.H. Brattleboro, VT: D. Leonard, 1882. 106.
Runnels, M. T. The History of Sanbornton, New Hampshire. Boston: Mudge, 1882. 426.
Stark, Caleb. History of the Town of Dunbarton, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. Concord, NH: G. P. Lyon, 1860. 120-121.
New Hampshire Provincial and State Papers. Vol. XXI. Concord, NH: State of New Hampshire, 1867. 257, 536-537.

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