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  PA District 24 - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 24
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline July 03, 1836 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 11, 1836 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close October 11, 1836 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start December 05, 1836 - 12:00am
Term End March 04, 1837 - 12:00am
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler June 02, 2007 09:15pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 113.
Description Special election held to fill the vacancy occasioned by the resignation of Rep. Banks.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyAnti-Masonic Won10/14/1834
NameJohn Banks Votes2,749 (52.23%)
Term03/04/1835 - 04/02/1836 Margin235 (+4.47%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyAnti-Masonic Won10/11/1836
NameThomas Henry Votes3,364 (56.10%)
Term03/04/1837 - 03/04/1839 Margin732 (+12.21%)
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Name John J. Pearson John Findley  
PartyWhig Democratic  
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Certified Votes3,410 (57.65%) 2,505 (42.35%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -905 (-15.30%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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