Massachusetts 1797 U.S. House of Representatives, District Eastern 1, Ballot 3

U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
U.S. Congressman
Massachusetts 1797 U.S. House of Representatives, District Eastern 1, Ballot 3
Third Ballot
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Isaac Parker, Henry Dearborn, Timothy Parsons, Jonathan Bowman
Candidates: Isaac Parker[1]Henry DearbornTimothy ParsonsJonathan Bowman
Final Result: [2]1612145021
District of Eastern One1612145021
Hancock County801310-1
Town of Bangor-12--
Town of Belfast136--
Town of Blue Hill2317--
Town of Buckstown239--
Town of Cambden43---
Town of Castine642--
Town of Deer Isle60---
Town of Duck Trap530--
Town of Eden34---
Town of Frankfurt1115--
Town of Goldsboro37---
Town of Hampden5314--
Town of Islesboro13---
Town of Mount Desert-11--
Town of Northport56---
Town of Orrington81--
Town of Penobscot3510-1
Town of Prospect624--
Town of Sedgwick22---
Town of Sullivan16---
Town of Trenton59---
Town of Vinalhaven153--
Plantation No. 1 E Tide Penobscot River[3]----
Plantation No. 2 E Tide Penobscot River30---
Plantation No. 6 E Tide Penobscot River113---
Lincoln County54011362-
Ballstown Plantation705--
Town of Boothbay-14--
Town of Bowdoinham323--
Town of Bristol3217--
Town of Canaan823--
Town of Clinton-117--
Town of Cushing62---
Town of Dresden3030--
Town of Edgecomb1912--
Town of Fairfield-65--
Town of Georgetown147--
Town of Hallowell3480--
Town of Harlem-29--
Town of Harrington21110--
Medencook Plantation163--
Town of New Milford364--
Town of Newcastle167--
Town of Nobleboro-24--
Town of Norridgewock167--
Town of Pittston-138--
Town of Pownalboro44352-
Town of Sidney3110--
Town of Thomastown2525--
Town of Union271--
Town of Vassalboro4964--
Town of Waldoboro418--
Town of Warren376--
Town of Winslow12176--
Town of Woolwich2632--
Washington County2714--
Town of Columbia29---
Town of Machias733--
Town of Steuben41---
Plantation E. Tide Union River No. 561---
Plantation E. Tide Union River No. 6[4]25---
Plantation E. Tide Union River No. 22391--


[2]Massachusetts law required a majority to elect for the U.S. House of Representatives. The original election was held on November 7, 1796 with a 2nd Trial held on January 16, 1797.
[3]There were no votes for Plantation No. 1 E Tide Penobscot River.
[4]Plantation E. Tide Union River No. 6 is also listed as Addison.


Original Election Returns. Massachusetts State Archives, Boston.
Kennebeck Intelligencer (Harrington, ME). May 12, 1797.
Kennebeck Intelligencer (Harrington, ME). May 19, 1797.

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