New York 1808 Assembly, Albany County

Assembly (State)
New York 1808 Assembly, Albany County
New York
First Ballot
Stephen Van Rensselaer, Abraham Van Vechten, Johan Jost Deitz, Jonathan Jenkins , John H. Burhans, John Brown, William J. Teller, James Wands, 2nd, Nathaniel Gallup, Jared Reynolds, Archibald Stephens, Calvin Cheeseman
Candidates: Stephen Van Rensselaer[1]Abraham Van Vechten[2]Johan Jost Deitz[3]Jonathan Jenkins [4]John H. Burhans[5]John Brown[6]William J. TellerJames Wands, 2ndNathaniel GallupJared ReynoldsArchibald StephensCalvin Cheeseman
Final Result: [7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15]271426922657265226222600148014371427141614111403
Albany County271426922657265226222600148014371427141614111403
City of Albany[16]575575564556555575330324330325328326
Ward One138137134131127138109105108107106104
Ward Two144144142139143141858383828483
Ward Three131131127127127127252527252627
Ward Four162163161159158161111111112111112112
Town of Bern386385382385385385111111113111111110
Town of Bethlehem310304298302275301618462625862
Town of Coeymans117117116117115115140141140141138142
Town of Duanesburgh158158157153158157919290919290
Town of Guilderland156156153151151152676967666667
Town of Princetown333334333226343235333236
Town of Rennsaelerville378377376377375377183182183185183183
City of Schenectady308300294296294238399334338335332316
Ward One727271706846139105108103104110
Ward Two139132128131132107947675667774
Ward Three565554545345534143514320
Ward Four414141414140113112112112111112
Town of Watervliet293287283282282282646869696871


[7]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) uses the spelling Stevens for Archibald Stephens.
[8]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 2658 votes for Johan Jost Deitz; however, the sum of totals per town is 2657.
[9]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 2654 votes for Jonathan Jenkins; however, the sum of totals per town is 2652.
[10]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 2624 votes for John H. Burhans; however, the sum of totals per town is 2622.
[11]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 2596 votes for John Brown; however, the sum of totals per town is 2600.
[12]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 1423 votes for James Wands, 2nd; however, the sum of totals per town is 1437.
[13]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 1413 votes for Jared Reynolds; however, the sum of totals per town is 1416.
[14]The Albany Register (Albany, NY) reports 1422 votes for Archibald Stephens; however, the sum of totals per town is 1411.
[15]The Annals of Albany, Vol. V, lists 2597 votes for John Brown, 2658 votes for Johan Jost Deitz, 2667 votes for Jonathan Jenkins, and 2635 votes for John H. Burhans. It does not list totals for Republican candidates.
[16]The Guardian (Albany, NY) reports 577 votes for Abraham Van Vechten, 564 votes for John Brown, 555 votes for Jonathan Jenkins, and 322 votes for James Wands, 2nd, in the city of Albany.


The Guardian (Albany, NY). April 30, 1808.
The Albany Register (Albany, NY). May 24, 1808.
Munsell, Joel. The Annals of Albany. Vol. V. Albany, NY: J. Munsell, 1854. 16.

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