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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 18
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline December 01, 1841 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open December 21, 1841 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close December 21, 1841 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1842 - 12:00am
Term End March 04, 1843 - 12:00am
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler January 24, 2008 01:53pm
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. Black.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won06/08/1841
NameHenry Black Votes3,220 (68.12%)
Term06/28/1841 - 11/28/1841 Margin1,713 (+36.24%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won10/10/1843
NameAndrew Stewart Votes5,141 (50.68%)
Term12/04/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin137 (+1.35%)
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Name James M. Russell William Philson George Ross  
PartyWhig Democratic Unknown  
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Certified Votes2,711 (50.04%) 2,634 (48.62%) 73 (1.35%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -77 (-1.42%) -2,638 (-48.69%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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