New Jersey 1807 Legislative Council, Essex County

Office:
Council (State)
Title:
Legislative Councillor
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
New Jersey 1807 Legislative Council, Essex County
Date:
1807
State:
New Jersey
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Council/Legislative Councillor
Candidates:
Moses Jacques, Charles Clark
Candidates: Moses Jacques[1]Charles Clark
Affiliation:RepublicanOpposition Republican
Final Result: 27042266
Essex County[2][3]27042266
Acquackanonk356-
Caldwell32213
Elizabethtown9976
Newark162118
Orange278279
Rahway60198
Springfield39450
Westfield5332

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"No Federal Ticket was run in Essex. The votes were divided by a local question respecting a Court House between what were called Northern and Southern Tickets. The former prevailed." The True American (Trenton, NJ). October 26, 1807.
[3]This election was hotly contested, with voter participation reaching 99%.

References:

The True American (Trenton, NJ). October 19, 1807.
The Centinel of Freedom (Newark, NJ). October 20, 1807.
The True American (Trenton, NJ). October 26, 1807.
The True American (Trenton, NJ). November 9, 1807.

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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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