The official return lists 950 total votes for Matthias Barton.
Although Alexander Scott is reported to have received 897 total votes, the sum of the reported district returns is 864.
Original Election Returns. Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg.
Lancaster Journal (Lancaster, PA). October 14, 1796.
Gazette of the United States, and Philadelphia Daily Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). October 19, 1796.
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