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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 22
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline September 01, 1852 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 12, 1852 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close October 12, 1852 - 05:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1853 - 12:05pm
Term End March 04, 1855 - 12:10pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler June 16, 2007 07:30pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 166.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyFree Soil Won10/08/1850
NameJohn W. Howe Votes6,284 (51.65%)
Term03/04/1851 - 03/04/1853 Margin402 (+3.30%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won10/10/1854
NameSamuel A. Purviance Votes5,926 (58.71%)
Term03/04/1855 - 03/04/1857 Margin2,094 (+20.75%)
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Name Rep. Thomas M. Howe James Gibson Jacob Shamer William M. Shinn  
PartyWhig Democratic American Free Soil  
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Certified Votes4,620 (50.32%) 3,817 (41.58%) 379 (4.13%) 365 (3.98%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -803 (-8.75%) -4,241 (-46.19%) -4,255 (-46.35%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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