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  Somerset
County Government
  Board of County Commissioners  Democratic Party Control 0 18 +20.00%
  State's Attorney  Wess Garner 1 18 +100.00%
  Sheriff  Ronald Howard 2 18 +100.00%
Courts
 Circuit Court   
 District Court   
 Orphan's Court   
  Register of Wills  Keith B. Ward 2 18 +100.00%
Municipalities
 Byrdtown   
 Champ   
 Chance   
 Cokesbury   
 Costen   
 Cottage Grove   
 Crisfield  2,749
 Dames Quarter   
 Daugherty Town   
 Deal Island   
 Eden   
 Ewell   
 Fairmount   
 Frenchtown   
 Frogeye   
 Greenhill   
 Hopewell   
 Indian Hammock   
 Iverness   
 Jersey   
 Kingston   
 Landonville   
 Lawsonia   
 Loretto   
 Manokin   
 Mariners   
 Marion   
 Marumsco   
 Monie   
 Mount Vernon   
 Oakville   
 Oriole   
 Palmetto   
 Parsonville   
 Polk Road   
 Princess Anne  3,015
 Rehobeth   
 Rhodes Point   
 Rumbley   
 Sackertown   
 Saint Stephen   
 Shelltown   
 Smith Island   
 Tylerton   
 Upper Fairmount   
 Upper Hill   
 Venton   
 Wellington   
 Wenona   
 West Pocomoke   
 Westover   
 Widgeon   
Marketing Area
 Salisbury, MD   *  

Sub-Races
% Of Total VotesOfficeSomerset WinnerYrSomerset Votes% of Sub% Vs. Full Race
0.33% Governor   Lawrence J. Hogan, Jr. 18 5,203 67.55% +12.20%
0.33% Comptroller   Peter V. R. Franchot 18 4,348 58.13% -13.94%
0.33% Attorney General   Craig Wolf 18 4,324 56.77% +21.66%
0.36% President   Donald Trump 16 5,341 53.99% +20.08%
0.34% Senate Class I   Antonio Wade "Tony" Campbell 18 3,882 50.06% +19.75%
0.35% Senate Class III   Kathy Szeliga 16 5,178 53.60% +17.92%
2.47% MD - District 01   Andrew P. Harris 18 4,424 58.53% -1.46%
0.36% Slots   Yes 08 5,959 64.70% +6.01%
0.37% 2: Authorizing Video Lottery Terminals – Slot Machines – to Fund Education   Yes 12 6,923 82.56% -5.33%
0.37% 5: Approve MD Congressional Redistricting plan?   Yes 12 6,066 68.07% +4.01%
0.37% 6: Legalize Same Sex Marriage?   No 12 6,244 64.30% +16.73%
0.40% 7: Gaming Expansion   Yes 12 5,323 53.41% +1.52%

County DETAILS
Parents > United States > Maryland > Counties  
Established January 01, 1666
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorU Ole Polecat
Last ModifiedRBH June 12, 2011 02:19pm
Description Somerset County was created by an Order in Council in 1666 and named for Lady Mary Somerset, daughter of Thomas Arundell of Wardour, and wife of Sir John Somerset. Lady Somerset was the sister of Lady Anne Arundell, who was the wife of Cecilius Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore.

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