New Hampshire 1791 State Senate, Grafton County

State Senate (State)
State Senator
New Hampshire 1791 State Senate, Grafton County
New Hampshire
First Ballot
State Senate/State Senator
Moses Dow, Jonathan Freeman, Aaron Hutchinson, Russell Freeman, Elisha Paine, F. Worcester
Candidates: Moses Dow[1]Jonathan FreemanAaron HutchinsonRussell FreemanElisha PaineF. Worcester
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Town of Hanover[4]1080411-
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[2]"That the whole number of votes for Senators in the County of Grafton amount to 801 - That the Hon Moses Dow, Esq. having a majority of votes is chosen." New Hampshire Early State Papers. Volume XXII. 270.
[3]"For a Senator, Jonathan Freeman, Esq. has a principal part of the votes; General Dow, and Col. Payne have been voted for in some of the towns in that county." Concord Herald (Concord, NH). March 30, 1791.
[4]The vote in Hanover was split into two town meetings, held two weeks apart, on March 14, 1791 and March 30, 1791. In the first, Jonathan Freeman received 73 votes, Moses Dow received 5 votes, Aaron Hutchinson received 2 votes, Russell Freeman received 1 vote and Elisha Pain received 1 vote. In the second, Jonathan Freeman received an additional 7 votes, Moses Dow received an additional 5 votes and Aaron Hutchinson received an additional 2 votes..


Concord Herald (Concord, NH). March 16, 1791.
Concord Herald (Concord, NH). March 30, 1791.
Foster, Herbert Darling, George Mendal Bridgman and Sidney Bradshaw Fay. The Records of the Town of Hanover, New Hampshire, 1761-1818. Hanover, NH: Hanover, 1905. 100, 102.
Hoyt, Peter L. Hoyt's History of Wentworth, New Hampshire, as transcribed from the Original Manuscript by Francis A. Muzzey. Littleton, NH: Courier, 1976. 239.
Early State Papers of New Hampshire. Volume XXII. 271.

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