Maryland 1808 Electoral Assembly for Mayor, Baltimore, Ward 1
- Electoral Assembly for Mayor (City)
- Maryland 1808 Electoral Assembly for Mayor, Baltimore, Ward 1
- First Ballot
- Electoral Assembly for Mayor/Elector
- John Miles, Peter Forney
|Electors:||John Miles||Peter Forney|
|Final Result: ||285||265|
|City of Baltimore||-||-|
Prior to 1833, the mayor of Baltimore was not directly elected, but was chosen by eight electors. The electors were directly elected.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). September 21, 1808.
The North American and Mercantile Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). October 4, 1808.
The Democratic Press (Philadelphia, PA). October 6, 1808.
The American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). October 7, 1808.
Federal Gazette and Baltimore Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). October 7, 1808.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). October 7, 1808.
The Albany Register (Albany, NY). October 11, 1808.
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