Maryland 1809 Sheriff, Baltimore and Baltimore County

Office:
Sheriff (County)
Title:
Sheriff
Jurisdiction:
County
Label:
Maryland 1809 Sheriff, Baltimore and Baltimore County
Date:
1809
State:
Maryland
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Sheriff/Sheriff
Candidates:
William Merryman, Leonard Frailey, John Hutchins, Philimon Towson, John Guyton, Peregrine G. Browning
Candidates: William MerrymanLeonard FraileyJohn HutchinsPhilimon TowsonJohn GuytonPeregrine G. Browning
Affiliation:RepublicanRepublicanFederalist
Final Result: [1][2]433438841998578405413
Baltimore County231417281170---
Cheney's477784164---
Collenberger's208142101---
Merryman's29199358---
Murray's648203164---
Nace's9830525---
Reistertown22176162---
Towson's371119196---
City of Baltimore[3][4][5]20202155828---
Ward One294462133---
Ward Two240249103---
Ward Three254174148---
Ward Four14918688---
Ward Five158181122---
Ward Six[6]343336128---
Ward Seven35735766---
Ward Eight22521040---

Notes:

[1]The October 6, 1809 edition of the National Intelligencer and Washington Advertiser and the October 10, 1809 edition of the The Republican Star, or, General Advertiser (Easton, MD) lists 4384 votes for William Merryman.
[2]The American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD), October 3 and 5, 1809, report 3883 votes for Leonard Frailey.
[3]The Whig (Baltimore, MD), October 3, 1809, lists John Hutchins as having a total of 798.
[4]The Federal Republican and Commercial Gazette (Baltimore, MD). October 5, 1809 lists Leonard Frailey as having a total of 2156.
[5]The Whig (Baltimore, MD), October 3, 1809, lists 2022 votes for William Merryman.
[6]The Whig (Baltimore, MD), October 3, 1809, reports 345 votes for William Merryman

References:

Original Election Returns. Maryland State Archives, Annapolis.
American, and Commercial Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). October 3, 1809.
Federal Gazette and Baltimore Daily Advertiser (Baltimore, MD). October 3, 1809.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). October 3, 1809.
Federal Republican and Commercial Gazette (Baltimore, MD). October 4, 1809.
The Whig (Baltimore, MD). October 4, 1809.
Federal Republican and Commercial Gazette (Baltimore, MD). October 5, 1809.
National Intelligencer and Washington Advertiser (Wahington). October 6, 1809.
Republican Star or Eastern Shore General Advertiser (Easton, MD). October 10, 1809.

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Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).
handwritten notes
Phil's original notebook pages that were used to compile this election. These notes are considered a draft of the electronic version. Therefore, the numbers may not match. To verify numbers you will need to check the original sources cited. Some original source material is available at the American Antiquarian Society).

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