Vermont 1808 U.S. Senate
- U.S. Senate (Federal)
- U.S. Senator
- Vermont 1808 U.S. Senate
- First Ballot
- U.S. Senate/U.S. Senator
- Jonathan Robinson, Daniel Chipman, scattering
|Candidates:||Jonathan Robinson||Daniel Chipman||scattering|
|Final Result: ||109||97||3|
"The two houses proceeded to the election of a senator. The Hon. Jonathan Robinson was elected by the general assembly. The governor and council appeared in the house, and made report, that they had elected the Hon. Daniel Chipman as a senator on their part. The two houses having made no choice by separate ballot, they proceeded to elect a senator by joint ballot." Weekly Wanderer (Randolph, VT), November 7, 1808.
"Extract of a letter from a gentleman in the legislature of Vermont, to a friend in Boston, containing a true statement of the election in Vermont. 'Dear Sir, I have the pleasure to inform you that Vermont is republican. Our legislature is now sitting at Montpelier. On Thursday, Oct. 20, the election of U. States senator and judges of superior court decided the politics of our legislature.' " Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). November 1, 1808.
The Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA), the True American (Trenton, NJ), and the Boston Courier (Boston, MA) list Daniel Chipman with 99 votes.
Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). November 1, 1808.
Weekly Wanderer (Randolph, VT). November 7, 1808.
Aurora. General Advertiser (Philadelphia, PA). November 9, 1808.
Boston Courier (Boston, MA). November 10, 1808.
True American (Trenton, NJ). November 14, 1808.
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