Pennsylvania 1793 House of Representatives, York County

Office:
House of Representatives (State)
Title:
State Representative
Jurisdiction:
State
Label:
Pennsylvania 1793 House of Representatives, York County
Date:
1793
State:
Pennsylvania
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
House of Representatives/State Representative
Candidates:
Thomas Campbell, Alexander Turner, Philip Gardner, Thomas Lilly, John Stewart, James Kelly, William MacPherson, William Ross, Henry Tyson, Ebenezer Finley, Conrad Sherman, William Gilliland, Joseph Reed
Candidates: Thomas Campbell[1]Alexander Turner[2]Philip Gardner[3]Thomas Lilly[4]John Stewart[5]James Kelly[6]William MacPhersonWilliam RossHenry TysonEbenezer FinleyConrad ShermanWilliam GillilandJoseph Reed
Affiliation:
Final Result: [7][8][9]19081331127911311086107798672670962847620718
York County19081331127911311086107798672670962847620718
District of One762559593441577536291317325169154-18
District of Two[10]33096117120120158143144172198124202-
District of Three456418387383204249377763574695-
District of Four190110556256865113714113780--
District of Five1701481271251294812452365049--

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Elected.
[3]Elected.
[4]Elected.
[5]Elected.
[6]Elected.
[7]The Pennsylvania Herald and The Carlisle Gazette, and the Western Repository of Knowledge (Carlisle, PA) list the spelling Stuart for John Stewart.
[8]The Journal of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives lists the spelling Gartner for Philip Gardner.
[9]The Pennsylvania Herald, and York General Advertiser (York, PA) lists 629 votes for Ebenezer Finley but the township totals add up to 628.
[10]The Pennsylvania Herald, and York General Advertiser (York, PA) lists 177 votes for Philip Gardner in the Second District; however, it also lists a total for Philip Gardner in the county as 1279, which suggests that 117 is in fact the correct figure.

References:

Original Election Returns. Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg.
Journal of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 3.
The Pennsylvania Herald, and York General Advertiser (York, PA). October 16, 1793.
The Carlisle Gazette, and the Western Repository of Knowledge (Carlisle, PA). October 23, 1793.

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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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