Vermont 1802 Governor

Governor (State)
Vermont 1802 Governor
First Ballot
Isaac Tichenor, Israel Smith, Paul Brigham, Arad Hunt, Benjamin Swan, Jonas Galusha, Jonathan Robinson, John W. Blake, Moses Robinson, Isaac Smith, Stephen R. Bradley, Daniel Kimball, Josiah Wright, Abram Dibble, David Dunbar, Benjamin Emmons, Jabez G. Fitch, Jacob Galusha, Joshua Glantor, Jr., Oliver Harmon, William Holton, John Law, Andrew G. Peters, Mark Richards, Chauney Smith, Jacob Smith, Abel Spencer, Thomas Tichenor, Jesu Williams, Joseph Wing, scattering
Candidates: Isaac Tichenor[1]Israel SmithPaul BrighamArad HuntBenjamin SwanJonas GalushaJonathan RobinsonJohn W. BlakeMoses RobinsonIsaac SmithStephen R. BradleyDaniel KimballJosiah WrightAbram DibbleDavid DunbarBenjamin EmmonsJabez G. FitchJacob GalushaJoshua Glantor, Jr.Oliver HarmonWilliam HoltonJohn LawAndrew G. PetersMark RichardsChauney SmithJacob SmithAbel SpencerThomas TichenorJesu WilliamsJoseph Wingscattering
Final Result: [2]78235085----------------------------76
Addison County-------------------------------
Town of Addison2964-----------------------------
Town of Bridport68711----------------------------
Town of Bristol9501----------------------------
Town of Ferrisburgh35531----------------------------
Town of Hancock-18-----------------------------
Town of Middlebury8425----------------------------1
Town of New Haven32651----------------------------
Town of Panton1426-----------------------------
Town of Salisbury4410-----------------------------
Town of Shoreham441023----------------------------
City of Vergennes793931---------1--1--------------
Town of Warren59-----------------------------
Bennington County-------------------------------
Town of Bennington7218021-1--1----------------------
Town of Brumley1917-----------------------------
Town of Pownal9099----------2------------------
Town of Readsboro421-----------------------------
Town of Shaftsbury151433-117---1------1-------------
Caledonia County-------------------------------
Town of Burke88-----------------------------
Town of Cabot268-----------------------------
Town of Calais322-----------------------------
Town of Danville11729------------1----------------
Town of Hardwick1033-----------------------------
Town of Marshfield231-----------------------------
Town of Montpelier4913---------------------------1-
Town of Plainfield25------------------------------
Town of Peacham1204-----------------------------
Town of Saint Johnsbury5113-----------------------------
Town of Sheffield10------------------------------
Town of Walden25------------------------------
Town of Wheelock54------------------------------
Chittenden County-------------------------------
Town of Burlington8813------1----------------------
Town of Charlotte101711---------------------------
Town of Colchester557----------------1--1---------
Town of Essex59203-----1----------------------
Town of Jericho6448-----------------------------
Town of Milton698-2---------------------------
Town of Shelburne6918-----------------------------
Town of Underhill143-----------------------------
Essex County-------------------------------
Town of Brunswick7------------------------------
Town of Guildhall281-----------------------------
Town of Minehead3----6-------------------------
Franklin County-------------------------------
Town of Enosburgh1916-----------------------------
Town of Highgate657-----------------------------
Town of Montgomery16------------------------------
Town of Richford10------------------------------
Town of Vineyard[3]1011-----------------------------
Orange County-------------------------------
Town of Bradford31331-2----3-2----------1--------
Town of Chelsea5111-----------------------------
Town of Newbury5764-----------------------------
Town of Randolph10625-----------------------------
Town of Roxbury1211-----------------------------
Town of Tunbridge5519-----------------------------
Orleans County-------------------------------
Town of Brownington18------------------------------
Town of Duncansboro14------------------------------
Town of Elmore84-----------------------------
Town of Glover87--1--------------------------
Rutland County-------------------------------
Town of Benson8674-2--------------------1------
Town of Middletown67671-1---2----------------------
Town of Mount Holly123-----------------------------
Town of Orwell8117-1---------------------------
Town of Pittsfield723--1--------------------------
Town of Pittsford667-----------------------------
Town of Rutland17814-----------------1------1----
Town of Shrewsbury1234--1--------------------------
Windham County-------------------------------
Town of Brattleboro15810-4---4------------1----------
Town of Dummerston15012-21--------------------------
Town of Grafton4810-----------------------------
Town of Halifax8736-----------------------------
Town of Jamaica461-----------------------------
Town of Marlboro7510-----------------------------
Town of Newfane623-----------------------------
Town of Putney8710--------1--------------------
Town of Rockingham123--1---------------------------
Town of Somerset12------------------------------
Town of Stratton12------------------------------
Town of Wardsboro74------------------------------
Town of Westminster1037321-------------------1---1---
Town of Wilmington6661----------------------------
Windsor County-------------------------------
Town of Andover2224-----------------------------
Town of Barnard4624----1------------------------
Town of Bethel4311-----------------------------
Town of Cavendish669-----------------------------
Town of Chester120121-1--------------------------
Town of Hartland48691-1--------------------------
Town of Pomfret2344-----------------------------
Town of Royalton[4]1199-----------------------1-----
Town of Sharon8211----------------------------
Town of Springfield962-1---------------------------
Town of Stockbridge141-----------------------------
Town of Windsor89205----------------------------4
Town of Woodstock63821------------1------------1--


[2]Many sources report 181 "scattering" votes, however, they usually only report individuals' numbers for the top two candidates.
[3]Grand Isle County was formed from parts of Franklin and Chittenden Counties in 1802, but it was not officially incorporated until 1806. In this election, records from towns in the new Grand Isle County (Vineyard), were still counted in Franklin County.
[4]The Rutland Herald (Rutland, VT), September 20, reports 129 votes for Isaac Tichenor and 19 for Israel Smith in Royalton.


Addison Town Records.
Andover Town Records.
Barnard Town Records.
Bennington Town Records.
Benson Town Records.
Bethel Town Records.
Bradford Town Records.
Brattleboro Town Records.
Bridport Town Records.
Bristol Town Records.
Brunswick Town Records.
Brownington Town Records.
Brumley Town Records.
Burke Town Records.
Cabot Town Records.
Calais Town Records.
Cavendish Town Records.
Charlotte Town Records.
Chelsea Town Records.
Chester Town Records.
Colchester Town Records.
Danville Town Records.
Dummerston Town Records.
Duncansboro Town Records.
Elmore Town Records.
Enosburgh Town Records.
Essex Town Records.
Fairlee Town Records.
Ferrisburgh Town Records.
Glover Town Records.
Grafton Town Records.
Guildhall Town Records.
Halifax Town Records.
Hancock Town Records.
Hardwick Town Records.
Hartland Town Records.
Highgate Town Records.
Jamaica Town Records.
Jericho Town Records.
Marlboro Town Records.
Marshfield Town Records.
Middletown Town Records.
Milton Town Records.
Bloomfield Town Records.
Montgomery Town Records.
Montpelier Town Records.
Mount Holly Town Records.
Newbury Town Records.
Newfane Town Records.
New Haven Town Records.
Northfield Town Records.
Orwell Town Records.
Panton Town Records.
Pittsfield Town Records.
Pittsford Town Records.
Plainfield Town Records.
Pomfret Town Records.
Pownal Town Records.
Putney Town Records.
Randolph Town Records.
Readsboro Town Records.
Rockingham Town Records.
Roxbury Town Records.
Royalton Town Records.
Rutland Town Records.
Shaftsbury Town Records.
Sharon Town Records.
Sheffield Town Records.
Shelburne Town Records.
Shoreham Town Records.
Shrewsbury Town Records.
Somerset Town Records.
Springfield Town Records.
Stockbridge Town Records.
Stratton Town Records.
Tunbridge Town Records.
Underhill Town Records.
Vergennes Town Records.
Isle La Motte Town Records.
Walden Town Records.
Wardsboro Town Records.
Warren Town Records.
Washington Town Records.
Westminster Town Records.
Wheelock Town Records.
Wilmington Town Records.
Woodstock Town Records.
The Green Mountain Patriot (Peacham, VT). September 8, 1802.
Vermont Centinel (Burlington, VT). September 9, 1802.
Weekly Wanderer (Randolph, VT). September 11, 1802.
Spooner's Vermont Journal (Windsor, VT). September 14, 1802.
Windsor Federal Gazette (Windsor, VT). September 14, 1802.
Middlebury Mercury (Middlebury, VT). September 15, 1802.
The Rutland Herald (Rutland, VT). September 20, 1802.
Middlebury Mercury (Middlebury, VT). September 22, 1802.
The National Intelligencer and Washington Advertiser (Washington, DC). September 24, 1802.
Middlebury Mercury (Middlebury, VT). October 20, 1802.
Vermont Gazette (Bennington, VT). October 25, 1802.
Windsor Federal Gazette (Windsor, VT). October 26, 1802.
The Green Mountain Patriot (Peacham, VT). October 27, 1802.
Fairbanks, Edward Taylor. The Town of St. Johnsbury VT: a review of one hundred and twenty-five years to the anniversary pageant 1912. St. Johnsbury, VT: The Cowles Press, 1914.

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