Vermont 1819 Lieutenant Governor

Lieutenant Governor (State)
Lieutenant Governor
Vermont 1819 Lieutenant Governor
First Ballot
Lieutenant Governor/Lieutenant Governor
Paul Brigham, William Chamberlain, Chauncey Langdon, James D. Butler, Horatio Seymour, scattering
Candidates: Paul Brigham[1]William ChamberlainChauncey LangdonJames D. ButlerHoratio Seymourscattering
Final Result: [2][3][4]12276115028826433437
Addison County825----54
Town of Addison56-----
Town of Bridport88-----
Town of Bristol11----13
Town of Cornwall76-----
Town of Ferrisburgh20----1
Town of Goshen25-----
Town of Hancock31----2
Town of Kingston20----1
Town of Leicester29-----
Town of Lincoln13-----
Town of Middlebury125----2
Town of Monkton[5]------
Town of New Haven24----4
Town of Panton59-----
Town of Salisbury38----5
Town of Shoreham55-----
Town of Starksboro24-----
City of Vergennes10----25
Town of Warren40----1
Town of Weybridge42-----
Town of Whiting39-----
Bennington County1049-287--45
Town of Arlington23-10---
Town of Bennington198-135---
Town of Dorset74-----
Town of Landgrove19----12
Town of Manchester107-----
Town of Peru13----1
Town of Pownal157-115---
Town of Readsboro29-1--1
Town of Rupert121----8
Town of Sandgate29-----
Town of Shaftsbury150-26---
Town of Stamford35----18
Town of Sunderland52-----
Town of Winhall15-----
Town of Woodford27----5
Caledonia County[6]105021---3
Town of Barnet2710----
Town of Burke42-----
Town of Cabot69-----
Town of Danville218-----
Town of Groton203----
Town of Hardwick381----
Town of Kirby30-----
Town of Lyndon122-----
Town of Peacham725---1
Town of Ryegate38-----
Town of Saint Johnsbury65-----
Town of Sheffield25-----
Town of Sutton761---1
Town of Walden46-----
Town of Waterford311---1
Town of Wheelock84-----
Town of Woodbury47-----
Chittenden County77450---14
Town of Bolton27-----
Town of Burlington93----4
Town of Charlotte106-----
Town of Colchester53-----
Town of Essex55-----
Town of Hinesburgh31-----
Town of Huntington35----4
Town of Jericho63----5
Town of Mansfield7-----
Town of Milton7348---1
Town of Richmond30-----
Town of Saint George17-----
Town of Shelburne45-----
Town of Underhill55-----
Town of Westford562----
Town of Williston28-----
Essex County254----7
Town of Brunswick19-----
Town of Canaan20----7
Town of Concord54-----
Town of Guildhall57-----
Town of Lemington5-----
Town of Lunenburg46-----
Town of Maidstone20-----
Town of Minehead16-----
Town of Newark17-----
Franklin County[7]691103---20
Town of Bakersfield36-----
Town of Belvidere10-----
Town of Berkshire------
Town of Cambridge25-----
Town of Enosburgh467---1
Town of Fairfax70----13
Town of Fairfield46-----
Town of Fletcher28-----
Town of Franklin27-----
Town of Georgia10613----
Town of Highgate13-----
Town of Johnson37----3
Town of Montgomery297----
Town of Richford------
Town of Saint Albans9659---3
Town of Sheldon3917----
Town of Sterling------
Town of Swanton83-----
Grand Isle County[8]8632-77-1
Town of Alburgh213-43-1
Town of Grand Isle1813----
Town of North Hero22--20--
Town of South Hero26--9--
Town of Vineyard186-5--
Orange County144889-125-8
Town of Bradford961-25-1
Town of Braintree662-1-1
Town of Brookfield463-34--
Town of Chelsea1094-10--
Town of Corinth11025---1
Town of Fairlee50--10-2
Town of Newbury8234----
Town of Orange83-28--
Town of Randolph1917-1-1
Town of Roxbury39--1--
Town of Strafford170--1--
Town of Thetford721-7--
Town of Topsham46-----
Town of Tunbridge123-----
Town of Vershire881----
Town of Washington731----
Town of Williamstown797-7-2
Orleans County46426---29
Town of Albany8-----
Town of Barton15-----
Town of Brownington422----
Town of Coventry------
Town of Craftsbury58-----
Town of Derby27-----
Town of Eden10-----
Town of Elmore8----9
Town of Glover50----1
Town of Greensboro57-----
Town of Holland15----1
Town of Hyde Park191----
Town of Irasburg461---1
Town of Kellyvale15-----
Town of Morgan9----1
Town of Morristown612---2
Town of Navy11----3
Town of Newport2----11
Town of Troy25-----
Town of Westfield20-----
Town of Wolcott4-----
Rutland County1727169---42
Town of Benson9348----
Town of Brandon75----22
Town of Castleton84111---1
Town of Chittenden29-----
Town of Clarendon100----13
Town of Danby31-----
Town of Fairhaven974----
Town of Hubbardston53-----
Town of Ira47-----
Town of Middletown98-----
Town of Mount Holly80-----
Town of Mount Tabor9-----
Town of Orwell162-----
Town of Parkerstown16-----
Town of Pawlet116-----
Town of Pittsfield35-----
Town of Pittsford73----1
Town of Poultney1273---2
Town of Rutland1223---1
Town of Sherburne18-----
Town of Shrewsbury63-----
Town of Sudbury74-----
Town of Tinmouth32-----
Town of Wallingford22----2
Town of Wells71-----
Washington County[9]706100162-37
Town of Barre1231----
Town of Berlin6716----
Town of Calais861-1--
Town of Duxbury55-4-3
Town of Marshfield48-----
Town of Middlesex2320-5-1
Town of Montpelier1576111-5
Town of Moretown1111-7--
Town of Northfield222-9-26
Town of Plainfield411----
Town of Stowe331-21-2
Town of Waitsfield2311-2--
Town of Waterbury6725-2--
Windham County1057560--3318
Town of Athens[10]3722---1
Town of Brattleboro4453---3
Town of Dover4420----
Town of Dummerston3375----
Town of Grafton66----1
Town of Guilford4410--339
Town of Halifax77-----
Town of Jamaica276---1
Town of Londonderry65-----
Town of Marlboro299----
Town of Newfane2765----
Town of Putney6552---1
Town of Rockingham10273---1
Town of Somerset86----
Town of Stratton916----
Town of Townshend[11]546----
Town of Vernon287----
Town of Wardsboro3282----
Town of Westminster1401---1
Town of Whitingham851----
Town of Wilmington4156----
Town of Windham[12]------
Windsor County[13]2145----159
Town of Andover------
Town of Baltimore------
Town of Barnard122----14
Town of Bethel115----1
Town of Bridgewater84----6
Town of Cavendish180-----
Town of Chester120----28
Town of Hartford93----14
Town of Hartland137----1
Town of Ludlow82----1
Town of Norwich86----10
Town of Plymouth37-----
Town of Pomfret125----2
Town of Reading86----24
Town of Rochester67----2
Town of Royalton84----12
Town of Sharon43----1
Town of Springfield83----3
Town of Stockbridge94-----
Town of Weathersfield86----4
Town of Weston103----1
Town of Windsor138----20
Town of Woodstock180----15


[2]The Original Election Returns tally sheet of aggregate totals lists 12348 votes for Paul Brigham and 265 votes for James D. Butler.
[3]The Vermont Republican and American Yeoman (Windsor, VT), The Christian Messenger (Middlebury, VT), The National Standard (Middlebury, VT), October 19, The Vermont Intelligencer, and Bellows Falls Advertiser (Bellows Falls, VT), The Northern Sentinel (Burlington, VT) and The Rutland Vermont Herald (Rutland, VT) report 12348 votes for Paul Brigham and 265 votes for James D. Butler.
[4]The Northern Sentinel (Burlington, VT) refers to James D. Butler as R.D. Butler.
[5]The Original Election Returns tally sheet has a note stating that the votes from Monkton were "objected."
[6]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 1052 votes for Paul Brigham in Caledonia County.
[7]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 681 votes for Paul Brigham in Franklin County.
[8]The aggregate totals in the original returns list no scattering votes in Grand Isle County.
[9]The Original Election Returns aggregate votes tally sheet lists 63 votes for James D. Butler in Washington County; however, the tally sheet for Washington County lists 62 votes.
[10]The Original Election Returns tally sheet has a note stating that the votes from Brookline were included in the total for Athens.
[11]The Original Election Returns tally sheet has a note stating that the votes from Acton were included in the total for Townshend.
[12]The Original Election Returns tally sheet has a note stating that in Windham there were "no votes returned."
[13]The Original Election Returns tally sheet lists 2225 votes for Paul Brigham and 157 scattering votes in Windsor County.


Original Election Returns. Vermont State Archives, Middlesex.
National Standard (Middlebury, VT). September 8, 1819.
Christian Messenger (Middlebury, VT). October 19, 1819.
National Standard (Middlebury, VT). October 19, 1819.
Northern Sentinel (Burlington, VT). October 22, 1819.
Vermont Intelligencer, and Bellows Falls Advertiser (Bellows Falls, VT). October 25, 1819.
Vermont Republican and American Yeoman (Windsor, VT). October 25, 1819.
Rutland Vermont Herald (Rutland, VT). October 26, 1819.
Fairbanks, Edward Taylor. The Town of St. Johnsbury VT: a review of one hundred and twenty-five years to the anniversary pageant 1912. St. Johnsbury, VT: The Cowles Press, 1914. 571.

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