Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  NC US Senate - Special Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > North Carolina > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline December 01, 1814 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open December 13, 1814 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close December 24, 1814 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 05, 1815 - 12:00pm
Term End January 05, 1815 - 12:00pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler July 18, 2020 05:35am
Data SourcesNorth Carolina Government (1979), p. 672; Raleigh Register 12/16, 23, 30/1814; Norman D. Brown, Edward Stanly: Whiggery's Tarheel 'Conqueror', p. 15.
Description Locke was elected on the 11th ballot to fill the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of Sen. Stone. He resigned on 12/5/1815 before taking office, citing poor health.

1st ballot: Stanly 84, Franklin 53, Mebane 31, Pickens 20

2d ballot: Stanly 83, Franklin 82, Pickens 18

3d ballot: Franklin 86, Stanly 80, Pickens 18

4th ballot: Davis 90, Clarke 52, Franklin 45

5th ballot: Davis 94, Clark 92, Franklin 23

6th ballot: Davis 93, Clarke 82, Blank 11

7th to 10th ballot not located

11th ballot: Locke 104, Stanly 85
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic-Republican Won12/07/1812
NameDavid Stone Votes100 (54.35%)
Term03/04/1813 - 12/24/1814 Margin27 (+14.67%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic-Republican Won12/05/1815
NameNathaniel Macon Votes101 (35.82%)
Term12/13/1815 - 03/04/1819 Margin42 (+14.89%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
United States 1912 - 1959 MAP

CANDIDATES
Photo
Name Francis Locke Thomas Davis St. Sen. James W. Clarke Sen. Jesse Franklin St. Rep. John Stanly James Mebane Rep. Israel Pickens
PartyDemocratic-Republican Unknown Democratic-Republican Democratic-Republican Federalist Democratic-Republican Democratic-Republican
Campaign Logo
Certified Votes104 (19.92%) 94 (18.01%) 92 (17.63%) 86 (16.48%) 84 (16.09%) 31 (5.94%) 20 (3.83%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -10 (-1.92%) -12 (-2.30%) -18 (-3.45%) -20 (-3.83%) -73 (-13.98%) -84 (-16.09%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website
Entry Date -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MORE CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Blank - Void  
Party  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes11 (2.11%)  
Margin-93 (-17.82%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
Website  
Entry Date --  
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION