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  NC District 12
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > North Carolina > NC - District 12
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline August 01, 1823 - 12:00pm
Polls Open August 14, 1823 - 06:00am
Polls Close August 14, 1823 - 11:00am
Term Start March 04, 1823 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1825 - 12:00pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler December 15, 2006 05:49pm
Data SourcesWestern Carolinian 8/26/1823, 9/2/1823.
Description This was the only Congressional race in NC history which ended up as a tie. The board of canvassers was comprised of the four sheriffs from the district, so they broke the tie by voting 3:1 to seat Vance over Walker.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic-Republican Won08/09/1821
NameFelix Walker Votes1,625 (62.14%)
Term03/04/1821 - 03/04/1823 Margin635 (+24.28%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyJacksonian Republican Won08/11/1825
NameSamuel P. Carson Votes2,081 (35.22%)
Term03/04/1825 - 03/04/1827 Margin157 (+2.66%)
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Name Rep. Robert B. Vance (I) Rep. Felix Walker St. Sen. George Walton St. Sen. Hodge Rayburn  
PartyDemocratic-Republican Democratic-Republican Democratic-Republican Democratic-Republican  
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Uncertified Votes1,913 (37.47%) 1,913 (37.47%) 795 (15.57%) 485 (9.50%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%) -1,118 (-21.90%) -1,428 (-27.97%)  
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