1820 Speaker of the House, Ballot 10, Special

Office:
Speaker of the House (Federal)
Title:
Speaker of the House
Jurisdiction:
Federal
Label:
1820 Speaker of the House, Ballot 10, Special
Date:
1820
State:
U.S. House of Representatives
Type:
Special
Iteration:
Tenth Ballot
Office/Role:
Speaker of the House/Speaker of the House
Candidates:
John W. Taylor, Samuel Smith, William Lowndes, John Sergeant, Gideon Tomlinson, scattering
Candidates: John W. TaylorSamuel SmithWilliam LowndesJohn SergeantGideon Tomlinsonscattering
Affiliation:RepublicanRepublicanRepublicanFederalistRepublican
Final Result: [1]645032--1

Notes:

[1]Seven ballots were cast on November 13th, twelve ballots were cast on November 14th, and three more ballots were cast on November 15th before John W. Taylor was finally elected as Speaker of the House of Representatives. John W. Taylor filled the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of Henry Clay of Kentucky.

References:

The Intelligencer, and Weekly Advertiser (Lancaster, PA). November 25, 1820.

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