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  Dorchester
County Government
  County Council  Democratic Party Control 0 18 +20.00%
  State's Attorney  William H. Jones 3 18 +100.00%
  Sheriff  James W. Phillips, Jr. 4 18 +28.52%
City
 Airey   
 Algonquin   
 Andrews   
 Bestpitch   
 Beulah   
 Bishops Head   
 Blackwater   
 Bucktown   
 Butlers Beach   
 Castle Haven   
 Christs Rock   
 Cokeland   
 Cornersville   
 Crapo   
 Crocheron   
 Crossroads   
 Dailsville   
 Elliott   
 Ellwood   
 Finchville   
 Fishing Creek   
 Golden Hill   
 Gum Swamp   
 Harrisville   
 Hawkeye   
 Henrys Crossroads   
 Hicksburg   
 Hills Point   
 Hog Island   
 Hollands Crossroads   
 Honga   
 Hoopersville   
 Hubbard   
 Hudson   
 Indianbone   
 Jacktown   
 James   
 Lakesville   
 Linkwood   
 Lloyds   
 Longfield   
 Madison   
 Milton   
 Mount Holly   
 Petersburg   
 Rabbit Town   
 Ralph   
 Reids Grove   
 Reliance   
 Rhodesdale   
 Riggins Corner   
 Robbins   
 Rocky Hook   
 Salem   
 Seward   
 Smithville   
 Taylors Island   
 Thomas   
 Thompson   
 Thompsontown   
 Toddville   
 Wesley   
 Williamsburg   
 Wingate   
 Woolford   
 Wrights   
Courts
 Circuit Court   
 District Court   
 Orphan's Court   
  Register of Wills  Doris Keene Lewis 4 18 +21.29%
Municipalities
 Brookview  62
 Cambridge  11,752
 Church Creek  78
 East New Market  266
 Eldorado  57
 Galestown  97
 Hurlock  2,048
 Secretary  487
 Vienna  319
Marketing Area
 Salisbury, MD   *  

Sub-Races
% Of Total VotesOfficeDorchester WinnerYrDorchester Votes% of Sub% Vs. Full Race
0.54% Governor   Lawrence J. Hogan, Jr. 18 9,205 74.43% +19.08%
0.54% Comptroller   Peter V. R. Franchot 18 8,330 68.96% -3.11%
0.53% Attorney General   Craig Wolf 18 6,749 55.91% +20.80%
0.55% President   Donald Trump 16 8,413 55.30% +21.39%
0.53% Senate Class I   Benjamin L. Cardin 18 5,928 48.23% -16.63%
0.54% Senate Class III   Kathy Szeliga 16 7,763 52.33% +16.65%
4.07% MD - District 01   Andrew P. Harris 18 6,997 56.17% -3.81%
0.56% Slots   Yes 08 8,705 61.04% +2.35%
21.21% MD State House 37B   Johnny Mautz 18 5,715 47.00% +3.33%
0.55% 2: Authorizing Video Lottery Terminals – Slot Machines – to Fund Education   Yes 12 10,096 79.84% -8.06%
0.55% 5: Approve MD Congressional Redistricting plan?   Yes 12 8,324 62.75% -1.31%
0.56% 6: Legalize Same Sex Marriage?   No 12 8,943 61.30% +13.74%
0.60% 7: Gaming Expansion   No 12 7,523 50.29% +2.18%

County DETAILS
Parents > United States > Maryland > Counties  
Established January 01, 1669
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedRBH June 12, 2011 02:15pm
Description The exact date and legal origin of Dorchester County are unknown, but it was in existence by February 16, 1668/69, when a writ was issued to the county sheriff by the Lord Proprietary. The County was named for the Earl of Dorset, a family friend of the Calverts.

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