Pennsylvania 1791 U.S. House of Representatives, District 8

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Pennsylvania 1791 U.S. House of Representatives, District 8
Date:
1791
State:
Pennsylvania
Type:
General
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
William Findley, John Woods
Candidates: William Findley[1]John Woods
Affiliation:RepublicanFederalist
Final Result: 28991517
District of Eight28991517
Allegheny County141572
Fayette County401163
District of One13662
District of Two736
District of Three14018
District of Four5277
Washington County[2]1109633
Burgetts7813
Clyne's26894
Hamilton14371
Hill's11173
Washington551255
Waynesburg5827
Westmoreland County1248149

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]The Albert Gallatin Papers list 1049 votes for William Findley.

References:

Albert Gallatin Papers. Microfilm Reel 1. Frame 0576.
The Carlisle Gazette, and the Western Repository of Knowledge (Carlisle, PA). November 2, 1791.

Page Images:

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