Massachusetts 1816 U.S. House of Representatives, Berkshire District

U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
U.S. Congressman
Massachusetts 1816 U.S. House of Representatives, Berkshire District
First Ballot
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Henry Shaw, Daniel Noble, William P. Walker, John Whiting, scattering
Candidates: Henry Shaw[1]Daniel NobleWilliam P. WalkerJohn Whitingscattering
Final Result: 201517996657
District of Berkshire201517996657
Berkshire County199517406657
Town of Adams15248-1-
Town of Alford[2]2930---
Town of Becket2276---
Town of Chesire2133---
Town of Clarksburg1116---
Town of Dalton3358---
Town of Egremont[3]-----
Town of Florida[4]1122---
Town of Great Barrington56111-2-
Town of Hancock47451--
Town of Hinsdale1859---
Town of Lanesborough78103---
Town of Lee25145---
Town of Lenox151362--
Town of Mount Washington[5]-----
District of New Ashford3712---
Town of New Marlborough53145-2-
Town of Otis4977---
Town of Peru1483---
Town of Pittsfield231100--1
Town of Richmond6313--55
Town of Sandisfield11868---
Town of Savoy769---
Town of Sheffield771243--
District of Southfield78---
Town of Stockbridge9082---
Town of Tyringham8252---
Town of Washington1040---
Town of West Stockbridge7332-11
Town of Williamstown13283---
Town of Windsor3760---
Hampshire County2059---
Town of Middlefield2059---


[2]The votes from Alford were not included in the Original Election Returns.
[3]"Three towns in the District remain to be heard from, exclusive of Egremont, in which, it is said, there was no meeting, through a mistake." The Pittsfield Sun (Pittsfield, MA). November 13, 1816.
[4]The votes from Florida were not included in the Original Election Returns.
[5]There were no votes recorded in Mount Washington.


Original Election Returns. Massachusetts State Archives, Boston.
Berkshire Star (Stockbridge, MA). November 7, 1816.
The Pittsfield Sun (Pittsfield, MA). November 7, 1816.
The Repertory (Boston, MA). November 9, 1816.
The Pittsfield Sun (Pittsfield, MA). November 13, 1816.
Boston Daily Advertiser (Boston, MA). December 19, 1816.
Boston Weekly Messenger (Boston, MA). December 19, 1816.
Columbian Centinel. Massachusetts Federalist (Boston, MA). December 21, 1816.
Portland Gazette, and Maine Advertiser (Portland, ME). December 21, 1816.

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