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  PA - District 18 - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 18
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline April 01, 1841 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 08, 1841 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close June 08, 1841 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start June 28, 1841 - 12:00am
Term End November 28, 1841 - 12:00am
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler January 24, 2008 01:50pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 130.
Description Special election to fill the vacancy occasioned by the death of Rep. Ogle.

Rep. Black died on 11/28/1841.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won10/13/1840
NameCharles Ogle Votes5,419 (56.37%)
Term03/04/1841 - 05/10/1841 Margin1,225 (+12.74%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won12/21/1841
NameJames M. Russell Votes2,711 (50.04%)
Term01/03/1842 - 03/04/1843 Margin77 (+1.42%)
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Name Henry Black William Philson  
PartyWhig Democratic  
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Certified Votes3,220 (68.12%) 1,507 (31.88%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,713 (-36.24%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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