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  ME US Senate - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Maine > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1861 - 12:00pm
Polls Open January 09, 1861 - 07:00am
Polls Close January 09, 1861 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 17, 1861 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1863 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.03% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH January 17, 2011 06:05pm
Data SourcesNew York Herald, 1/10/1861
Senate: Morrill 29
House: Morrill 124, Shepley 23
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/16/1857
NameHannibal Hamlin Votes143 (85.12%)
Term03/04/1857 - 01/17/1861 Margin121 (+72.02%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/13/1863
NameLot M. Morrill Votes120 (72.73%)
Term03/04/1863 - 03/03/1869 Margin77 (+46.67%)
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Name Gov. Lot M. Morrill George F. Shepley  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes153 (86.93%) 23 (13.07%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -130 (-73.86%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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