The 1806 election results in this district were contested and Congress ordered the seat vacated. These are the returns for the new election. The election was held on February 1, 1808.
Original Election Certificate. State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh.
Legislative Papers for 1808. State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh.
Petersburg Intelligencer (Petersburg, VA). February 12, 1808.
Raleigh Register, and North-Carolina State Gazette (Raleigh, NC). February 25, 1808.
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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