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  Skinner, Thomson Joseph
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NameThomson Joseph Skinner
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Boston, Massachusetts , United States
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Born May 24, 1752
DiedJanuary 20, 1809 (56 years)
ContributorRalphie
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Apr 25, 2005 05:49am
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InfoSKINNER, Thomson Joseph, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Colchester, Conn., May 24, 1752; completed preparatory studies; moved to Massachusetts; member of the Massachusetts house of representatives in 1781, 1785, 1789, 1800, and 1801; served in the State senate 1786-1788, 1790-1797, 1802, and 1803; delegate to the State ratification convention in 1788; judge of the court of common pleas 1788-1807; State treasurer in 1806 and 1807; elected as a Republican to the Fourth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Theodore Sedgwick; reelected to the Fifth Congress and served from January 27, 1797, to March 3, 1799; elected to the Eighth Congress and served from March 4, 1803, to August 10, 1804, when he resigned; died in Boston, Mass., on January 20, 1809.

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  02/17/1803 MA US Senate Lost 27.63% (-5.84%)
  11/01/1802 MA District 12 (Berkshire) Won 58.42% (+17.38%)
  11/21/1796 MA - 1st Western - Special Election - 2nd Trial Won 62.74% (+30.78%)
  11/07/1796 MA - 1st Western Won 54.51% (+12.33%)
  09/05/1796 MA - 1st Western - Special Election - 1st Trial Lost 47.96% (-1.95%)
  06/10/1796 MA US Senate - Appointment Lost 0.65% (-68.83%)
  11/03/1794 MA - 1st Western Lost 45.15% (-7.32%)
  01/14/1793 MA District 2 - 2nd Trial Lost 19.61% (-15.77%)
  11/02/1792 MA Presidential Elector - District 02 Won 6.60% (-20.41%)
  11/02/1792 MA District 2 - Berkshire Lost 27.93% (-33.23%)
  10/04/1790 MA District 4 Lost 2.08% (-72.95%)
  05/11/1789 MA District 4 - 5th Trial Lost 0.25% (-48.87%)
  03/30/1789 MA District 4 - 4th Trial Lost 0.36% (-45.92%)
  03/02/1789 MA District 4 - 3rd Trial Lost 12.45% (-23.04%)
  01/29/1789 MA District 4 - 2nd Trial Lost 9.55% (-18.80%)
  01/07/1789 MA Presidential Elector - District 04 Lost 11.98% (-5.57%)
  12/18/1788 MA District 4 - 1st Trial Lost 10.88% (-24.62%)
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