Pennsylvania 1798 House of Representatives, Berks County

Office:
House of Representatives (State)
Title:
State Representative
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
Pennsylvania 1798 House of Representatives, Berks County
Date:
1798
State:
Pennsylvania
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
House of Representatives/State Representative
Candidates:
Peter Frailey, Charles Shoemaker, Daniel Udree, Daniel Rose, Baltzer Gehr, William Lewis, Paul Groscup, John Keim, John Eckert, John German
Candidates: Peter FraileyCharles ShoemakerDaniel UdreeDaniel RoseBaltzer GehrWilliam LewisPaul GroscupJohn KeimJohn EckertJohn German
Affiliation:RepublicanRepublicanRepublicanRepublicanRepublicanFederalistFederalistFederalistFederalistFederalist
Final Result: [1][2][3][4]34583343330332983252869849783774735
Berks County34583343330332983252869849783774735
Forrest8559797630261202215217206
Hamburg465440420430432405131409
Kutztown5555595455425493250283328
Manheim2762642632582625151495040
Muthard's18018117717517288100878888
Pinegrove126125125125125111-1
Reading11811166115611511139231229213221200
White Horse127123121123125110110109110110
Wommelsdorf4634264174184185555501553

Notes:

[1]Der Readinger Zeitung and Der Readinger Adler (Reading, PA) use the name Carl Schumacher for Charles Shoemaker and Paul Groskopf for Paul Groscup.
[2]The Weekly Advertiser, of Reading, in the County of Berks (Reading, PA) from October 13, 1798 lists 3334 total votes for Charles Shoemaker.
[3]Der Neue Unpartheyische Readinger Zeitung und Anzeigs-Nachrichten (Reading, PA) from October 10, 1798 lists 3403 total votes for Peter Frailey, 3310 total votes for Charles Shoemaker, 3287 total votes for Daniel Udree, 3274 total votes for Daniel Rose, 3228 total votes for Baltzer Gehr, 869 total votes for William Lewis, 835 total votes for Paul Groscup, 793 total votes for John Keim, 775 total votes for John Eckert, and 775 total votes for John German.
[4]Der Unpartheyische Readinger Adler (Reading, PA) lists a total of 3294 votes for Daniel Rose, but the sum of the townships is 3298.

References:

Neue Unpartheyische Readinger Zeitung und Anzeigs-Nachrichten (Reading, PA). October 10, 1798.
The Weekly Advertiser, of Reading, in the County of Berks (Reading, PA). October 13, 1798.
Der Unpartheyische Readinger Adler (Reading, PA). October 16, 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).
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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