Louisiana 1820 Governor, Ballot 2
- Governor (State)
- Louisiana 1820 Governor, Ballot 2
- Second Ballot
- Thomas B. Robertson, blank
|Candidates:||Thomas B. Robertson||blank|
|Final Result: ||49||2|
"The Legislature thereupon proceeded to ballot, when it appeared that there were for Mr. Robertson 49 votes for Mr. Robertson and two votes in blank - there being 51 members of both houses." Daily National Intelligencer (Washington, DC). December 22, 1820.
By Louisiana law, the legislature elected the Governor from among the top two vote-getters from the popular election.
Journal of the Louisiana House of Representatives, 1820. 4-5.
Daily National Intelligencer (Washington, DC). December 22, 1820.
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