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OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1790 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open December 16, 1790 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close December 16, 1790 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1791 - 12:00am
Term End March 04, 1793 - 12:00am
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifiedRBH January 11, 2015 01:54am
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997: The Official Results, pg 5-6
Description Special election to replace Pierpont Edwards, who declined to serve November 10, 1790
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyFederal Won09/20/1790
NameRoger Sherman Votes2,969 (14.93%)
Term03/04/1791 - 03/04/1793 Margin1,297 (+6.52%)
PartyAnti-Federal Won09/20/1790
NamePierpont Edwards Votes2,239 (11.26%)
Term03/04/1791 - 03/04/1793 Margin567 (+2.85%)
  PartyFederal Won09/20/1790
NameJames Hillhouse Votes2,035 (10.23%)
Term03/04/1791 - 03/04/1793 Margin363 (+1.83%)
  PartyFederal Won09/20/1790
NameJonathan Sturges Votes1,730 (8.70%)
Term03/04/1791 - 03/04/1793 Margin58 (+0.29%)
  PartyFederal Won09/20/1790
NameJonathan Trumbull, Jr. Votes1,720 (8.65%)
Term03/04/1791 - 03/04/1793 Margin48 (+0.24%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameJonathan Trumbull, Jr. Votes3,303 (14.11%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin1,827 (+7.80%)
  PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameJames Hillhouse Votes3,054 (13.04%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin1,578 (+6.74%)
  PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameJonathan Sturges Votes2,685 (11.47%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin1,209 (+5.16%)
  PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameBenjamin Huntington Votes2,476 (10.57%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin1,000 (+4.27%)
  PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameJeremiah Wadsworth Votes2,426 (10.36%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin950 (+4.06%)
PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameAmasa Learned Votes2,217 (9.47%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin741 (+3.16%)
  PartyFederal Won09/17/1792
NameStephen Mix Mitchell Votes1,827 (7.80%)
Term03/03/1793 - 03/08/1795 Margin351 (+1.50%)
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Name Del. Jeremiah Wadsworth Amasa Learned Rep. Benjamin Huntington Tapping Reeve Del. Stephen Mix Mitchell James Davenport John Chester
PartyFederal Federal Federal Federal Federal Federal Federal
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,222 (48.59%) 600 (23.86%) 333 (13.24%) 203 (8.07%) 103 (4.10%) 37 (1.47%) 17 (0.68%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -622 (-24.73%) -889 (-35.35%) -1,019 (-40.52%) -1,119 (-44.49%) -1,185 (-47.12%) -1,205 (-47.91%)
Estimated Final2,444 (48.59%) 1,200 (23.86%) 666 (13.24%) 406 (8.07%) 206 (4.10%) 74 (1.47%) 34 (0.68%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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