South Carolina 1797 U.S. House of Representatives, District 1, Special

Office:
U.S. House of Representatives (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Congressman
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
South Carolina 1797 U.S. House of Representatives, District 1, Special
Date:
1797
State:
South Carolina
Type:
Special
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. House of Representatives/U.S. Congressman
Candidates:
Thomas Pinckney
Candidates: Thomas Pinckney[1]
Affiliation:Federalist
Final Result: [2][3]337
District of One337
District of Charleston337

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]Thomas Pinckney is elected unanimously.
[3]"An election was held on Monday and yesterday, for a member of Congress for Charleston district, vice William Smith, appointed minister plenipotentiary to Portugal." South-Carolina State Gazette, and Timothy and Mason's Daily Advertiser (Charleston, SC). September 6, 1797.

References:

South-Carolina State Gazette, and Timothy and Mason's Daily Advertiser (Charleston, SC). September 6, 1797.
Georgia. The Augusta Chronicle and Gazette of the State (Augusta, GA). September 16, 1797.

Page Images:

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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