New Hampshire 1817 Governor's Council, Coos and Grafton Counties

Governor's Council (State)
Governor's Councillor
New Hampshire 1817 Governor's Council, Coos and Grafton Counties
New Hampshire
First Ballot
Governor's Council/Governor's Councillor
Enoch Colby, Moody Bidel, Abel Merril, Gilman, Hale, R. Means, Thomas Whipple, Jr., Stephen Goodhue, Edward Evans, Zeba Huntington
Candidates: Enoch Colby[1]Moody BidelAbel MerrilGilman[2]Hale[3]R. MeansThomas Whipple, Jr.Stephen GoodhueEdward EvansZeba Huntington
Final Result: [4]26892376259994311
District of Coos and Grafton26892376259994311
Coos County200368--------
Town of Adams-44--------
Town of Bartlett-66--------
Town of Chatham-35--------
Town of Colebrook2828--------
Town of Columbia216--------
Town of Dalton[5]3310--------
Town of Jefferson520--------
Town of Lancaster5251--------
Town of Northumberland3010--------
Town of Percy615--------
Town of Stewartstown833--------
Town of Stratford835--------
Town of Whitefield915--------
Grafton County24892008259994311
Town of Alexandria4639--------
Town of Bath13949--------
Town of Bethlehem4130--------
Town of Bridgewater[6]8483--------
Town of Campton12523--------
Town of Canaan12838--------
Town of Concord2376----4---
Town of Coventry6-24-------
Town of Danbury3626--------
Town of Dorchester4831--------
Town of Ellsworth175--------
Town of Enfield46127--------
Town of Franconia937--------
Town of Grafton7981--------
Town of Groton4553-----3--
Town of Hanover252104--------
Town of Haverhill90109--------
Town of Hebron4149--------
Town of Holderness8963--------
Town of Landaff4258--------
Town of Lebanon155112--------
Town of Lincoln[7]----------
Town of Littleton9337--------
Town of Lyman7197--------
Town of Lyme24433--------
Town of New Chester74114--------
Town of Orange2710--------
Town of Orford14286--------
Town of Peeling1018-999----
Town of Piermont47961-------
Town of Plymouth10434------1-
Town of Rumney5385--------
Town of Thornton5538--------
Town of Warren971-------1
Town of Wentworth1996--------


[2]Listed in the Original Election Returns as Governor Gilman.
[3]Listed in the Original Election Returns as Judge Hale.
[4]"Grafton and Coos - Whole number of votes 4888; necessary to a choice 2445." Dartmouth Gazette (Hanover, NH). June 18, 1817.
[5]"Informal." Original Election Returns.
[6]"Informal." Original Election Returns.
[7]"No return." Original Election Returns.


Original Election Returns. New Hampshire Archives and Records Management, Concord.
New-Hampshire Patriot (Concord, NH). March 5, 1817.
Concord Gazette (Concord, NH). March 8, 1817.
Farmer's Cabinet (Amherst, NH). March 8, 1817.
New-Hampshire Patriot (Concord, NH). March 8, 1817.
New-Hampshire Gazette (Portsmouth, NH). March 11, 1817.
Dartmouth Gazette (Hanover, NH). March 19, 1817.
New-Hampshire Patriot (Concord, NH). June 10, 1817.
The Portsmouth Oracle (Portsmouth, NH). June 14, 1817.
American Yeoman (Brattleboro, VT). June 17, 1817.
New-Hampshire Gazette (Portsmouth, NH). June 17, 1817.
Dartmouth Gazette (Hanover, NH). June 18, 1817.
Hoyt, Peter L. Hoyt's History of Wentworth, New Hampshire, as transcribed from the Original Manuscript by Francis A. Muzzey. Littleton, NH: Courier, 1976. 247.

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