Rhode Island 1807 U.S. Senate, Special

Office:
U.S. Senate (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Senator
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Rhode Island 1807 U.S. Senate, Special
Date:
1807
State:
Rhode Island
Type:
Special
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. Senate/U.S. Senator
Candidates:
Elisha Matthewson, Jonathan Russell, James Burrill, Jr.
Candidates: Elisha Matthewson[1]Jonathan RussellJames Burrill, Jr.
Affiliation:
Final Result: [2]57182
General Assembly57182

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"Elisha Matthewson, Esq. of Scituate was chosen a Senator from this state to the Congress of the United States, in the room of the Hon. James Fenner, elected Governor." Newport Mercury (Newport, RI). November 7, 1807.

References:

Newport Mercury (Newport, RI). November 7, 1807.

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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).

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