Illinois 1822 U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
U.S. Congressman
Illinois 1822 U.S. House of Representatives
First Ballot
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Daniel P. Cook, John MacLean, Elias K. Kane
Candidates: Daniel P. Cook[1]John MacLeanElias K. Kane
Final Result: 476538013
Alexander County17105-
Bond County25057-
Town of Greenville21853-
Town of McCord324-
Clark County[2]6611-
Town of Achilles201-
Town of Aurora4610-
Crawford County109161-
Town of Palestine71153-
Town of Union388-
Edwards County146299-
Town of Albion55192-
Fayette County17559-
Town of Vandalia12747-
Franklin County90153-
Gallatin County113447-
Town of Monroe1063-
Town of Rock and Cave-51-
Town of Saline2259-
Town of Shawnee81274-
Greene County344156-
Town of Apple Creek[3]8812-
Town of Carrollton17328-
Town of Otter Creek628-
Hamilton County25206-
Town of Henry1129-
Town of Mayberry342-
Jackson County123106-
Jefferson County8985-
Johnson County8859-
Lawrence County148140-
Madison County4512602
Town of Alton5568-
Town of Edwardsville296107-
Town of Silver Creek7614-
Town of Six Mile2471-
Monroe County19288-
Montgomery County8527-
Pike County1616-
Pope County171212-
Randolph County209311-
Town of Courthouse141204-
Town of Prairie du Rocher3330-
Town of Union3577-
Saint Clair County518160-
Town of Athens4215-
Town of Belleville27079-
Town of Cahokia13012-
Town of Lebanon7654-
Sangamon County382130-
Town of Richland10424-
Town of Springfield9576-
Town of Union658-
Union County237156-
Washington County202551
Wayne County99108-
Town of Fairfield78101-
Town of Ramsey217-
White County275244-
Town of Carmi79151-
Town of Fox River8224-
Town of Mantua8319-
Town of Prairie3150-


[2]The returns from Union and Wayne townships were rejected for informality.
[3]Election held at "Zechariah Allen's."
[4]Precinct elections held at houses of William Henry and Frederick Mayberry.
[5]Name of precinct not given.


The Illinois Gazette (Shawneetown, IL). September 14, 1822.
The Illinois Gazette (Shawneetown, IL). September 21, 1822.
Allen, Howard W. and Vincent A. Lacey, ed. Illinois Elections, 1818-1990: Candidates and County Returns for President, Governor, Senate, and House of Representatives. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1992.
Pease, Theodore Calvin. Illinois Election Returns, 1818-1848. Springfield, IL: The Trustees of the Illinois State Historical Library, 1923. 11-13.
History of Greene and Jersey Counties, Illinois. Springfield, IL: Continental Historical, 1885. 647.

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