Rhode Island 1801 U.S. House of Representatives, Ballot 2

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Rhode Island 1801 U.S. House of Representatives, Ballot 2
Date:
1801
State:
Rhode Island
Type:
General
Iteration:
Second Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
Joseph Stanton, Thomas Noyes
Candidates: Joseph Stanton[1]Thomas Noyes
Affiliation:RepublicanFederalist
Final Result: [2]22921443
Bristol County--
Town of Warren[3]--
Kent County--
Newport County--
Town of Jamestown[4]--
Town of Little Compton[5]--
Town of Middletown[6]--
Town of Newport[7]212164
Town of New Shoreham[8]--
Town of Portsmouth[9]--
Town of Tiverton[10]--
Providence County--
Town of Cranston[11]--
Town of Providence[12]22270
Town of Smithfield[13]--
Washington County--
Town of Charlestown[14]--
Town of Exeter[15]--
Town of North Kingstown[16]--
Town of South Kingstown[17]--
Town of Westerly[18]--

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Rhode Island law required a majority to elect. Thomas Tillighast had been elected to the first seat in the general election on August 26, 1800.
[3]There was a majority of 48 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[4]There was a majority of 8 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[5]There was a majority of 27 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[6]There was a majority of 40 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[7]There was a majority of 49 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[8]There was a majority of 15 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[9]There was a majority of 7 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[10]There was a majority of 155 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[11]There was a majority of 81 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[12]There was a majority of 153 votes for Thomas Noyes.
[13]There was a majority of 15 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[14]There was a majority of 80 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[15]There was a majority of 16 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[16]There was a majority of 132 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[17]There was a majority of 51 votes for Joseph Stanton.
[18]There was a majority of 47 votes for Thomas Noyes.

References:

Reports of the Rhode Island General Assembly. Vol. 6. 7.
The Guardian of Liberty (Newport, RI). April 18, 1801.
The Providence Gazette (Providence, RI). April 18, 1801.
Newport Mercury (Newport, RI). April 21, 1801.
Poulson's American Daily Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). April 28, 1801.
Newport Mercury (Newport, RI). May 12, 1801.
Herald of the United States (Warren, RI). May 15, 1801.
The Providence Gazette (Providence, RI). May 16, 1801.
The Centinel of Freedom (Newark, NJ). May 19, 1801.
The Albany Register (Albany, NY). May 22, 1801.

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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).
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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