The 1st District was also known as the Yadkin Division.
"The Hon. John Steele is re-elected to represent the Yadkin division of North Carolina, in the Congress of the United States by a large majority." The General Advertiser and Political, Commercial and Literary Journal (Philadelphia, PA). February 28, 1791.
Legislative Papers. State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh.
Surry County Court Minutes, 1790-1795. 35. State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh.
The General Advertiser and Political, Commercial and Literary Journal (Philadelphia, PA). February 28, 1791.
Hinshaw, Seth Beeson, ed. North Carolina Election Returns 1790-1866: Covering the Races for President, Governor and U.S. House. 1992. State Library of North Carolina, Raleigh.
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