Tennessee 1817 U.S. Senate

Office:
U.S. Senate (Federal)
Title:
U.S. Senator
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
Tennessee 1817 U.S. Senate
Date:
1817
State:
Tennessee
Type:
Legislative
Iteration:
First Ballot
Office/Role:
U.S. Senate/U.S. Senator
Candidates:
John Williams
Candidates: John Williams[1]
Affiliation:
Final Result: [2]51
House of Representatives-
Senate-

Notes:

[1]Elected.
[2]"The committee then proceeded to the election of a Senator to Congress, for the six ensuing years, ....John Williams, esq. in nomination, and on counting the votes it appeared that John Williams had 51." Journal of the Tennessee House of Representatives, 1817. 83.

References:

Journal of the Tennessee House of Representatives, 1817. 83.
National Intelligencer (Washington, DC). October 17, 1817.

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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