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Parents > United States > Maryland > MD - District 02
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline January 06, 1826 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 01, 1826 - 06:00am
Polls Close February 01, 1826 - 07:00pm
Term Start February 01, 1826 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1827 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker March 09, 2004 01:44pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results - Michael J. Dubin
Description Special election to fill out the term of Representative Kent, who resigned on January 6, 1826.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic-Republican Won10/04/1824
NameJoseph Kent Votes1,908 (52.29%)
Term03/04/1825 - 01/06/1826 Margin167 (+4.58%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyJacksonian Won10/02/1826
NameJohn Crompton Weems Votes1,687 (51.14%)
Term03/04/1827 - 03/03/1829 Margin75 (+2.27%)
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Name John Crompton Weems William T. Woottan  
PartyIndependent Independent  
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Uncertified Votes1,139 (57.94%) 827 (42.07%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -312 (-15.87%)  
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