Massachusetts 1790 State Senate, Suffolk County

State Senate (State)
State Senator
Massachusetts 1790 State Senate, Suffolk County
First Ballot
State Senate/State Senator
Cotton Tufts, Thomas Dawes, Stephen Metcalf, William Phillips, William Heath, Benjamin Austin, Jr., Thomas Russell, John Read, Jonathan Mason, James Bowdoin, Jr., Elija Dunbar, Caleb Davis, Arnold Wells, Samuel Breck, Ebenezer Wales, Thomas Clarke, Jabiz Fisher, Richard Cranch, Seth Johnson, Lemuel Kollock
Candidates: Cotton Tufts[1]Thomas Dawes[2]Stephen Metcalf[3]William Phillips[4]William Heath[5]Benjamin Austin, Jr.[6]Thomas RussellJohn ReadJonathan MasonJames Bowdoin, Jr.Elija DunbarCaleb DavisArnold WellsSamuel BreckEbenezer WalesThomas ClarkeJabiz FisherRichard CranchSeth JohnsonLemuel Kollock
Final Result: [7]160015921587148811771068--------------
Suffolk County160015921587148811771068--------------
Town of Bellingham--------------------
Town of Boston95995994995165366929025617451461111111-
Town of Braintree354836844424137351------3-1
Town of Brookline221924231314181-9-----1----
Town of Chelsea--------------------
Town of Cohasset--------------------
Town of Dedham--------------------
Town of Dorchester--------------------
District of Dover--------------------
Town of Foxborough--------------------
Town of Franklin--------------------
Town of Hingham--------------------
Town of Hull--------------------
Town of Medfield--------------------
Town of Medway--------------------
Town of Milton--------------------
Town of Needham--------------------
Town of Roxbury10184978375545831------------
Town of Sharon--------------------
Town of Stoughton--------------------
Town of Walpole--------------------
Town of Weymouth--------------------
Town of Wrentham--------------------


[7]"No. Voters, 718. Make a choice, 360." Governor's Council Records.


Governor's Council Records. Massachusetts State Archives, Boston.
Brookline Town Records. 370.
The Herald of Freedom (Boston, MA). April 6, 1790.
The Massachusetts Centinel (Boston, MA). April 7, 1790.
Independent Chronicle: and the Universal Advertiser (Boston, MA). April 9, 1790.
The Boston Gazette, and the Country Journal (Boston, MA). April 12, 1790.
The Berkshire Chronicle, and the Massachusetts Intelligencer (Pittsfield, MA). April 15, 1790.
The Massachusetts Centinel (Boston, MA). May 12, 1790.
Bates, Samuel A. Records of the Town of Braintree: 1640 to 1793. Randolph, MA: Daniel H. Huxford, 1886. 595.
A Volume of Records Relating to the Early History of Boston Containing Boston Town Records. 1784 to 1796. Boston: Municipal Printing Office, 1903. 194-195.

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