Pennsylvania 1803 Coroner, Chester County

Office:
Coroner (County)
Title:
Coroner
Jurisdiction:
County
Label:
Pennsylvania 1803 Coroner, Chester County
Date:
1803
State:
Pennsylvania
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
Coroner/Coroner
Candidates:
Robert Miller, Cromwell Pearce
Candidates: Robert Miller[1]Cromwell Pearce
Affiliation:RepublicanOpposition
Final Result: [2][3]18151429
Chester County18151429

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"It is further to be observed that the ticket termed opposition was composed of republicans taken up and voted for by the federalist in order to divide, and the greater part of the republicans thus taken up protested against that measure." Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). October 19, 1803.
[3]"Robert Miller lost about 162 votes in one of the districts in consequence of running only one name on the ticket for coroner." Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). October 19, 1803.

References:

Original Election Returns. Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg.
Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). October 19, 1803.

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