New York 1798 Speaker of the Assembly, First Session

Office:
Speaker of the Assembly (State)
Title:
Speaker of the Assembly
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
New York 1798 Speaker of the Assembly, First Session
Date:
1798
State:
New York
Type:
Legislative
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Speaker of the Assembly/Speaker of the Assembly
Candidates:
Dirck Ten Broeck, William Denning
Candidates: Dirck Ten Broeck[1]William Denning
Affiliation:
Final Result: 5942
Assembly[2]5942

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"A quorum appearing in the Assembly Chamber, and having taken the usual oaths, proceeded, by ballot, to the choice of a Speaker - and on counting the votes, the numbers stood as follows: For Dirck Ten Broeck 59 ; William Denning 42 ; Majority 17." The Albany Register (Albany, NY). January 5, 1798.

References:

The Albany Register (Albany, NY). January 5, 1798.
The Albany Chronicle (Albany, NY). January 8, 1798.

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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).

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