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  MS - At Large
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Parents > United States > Mississippi > MS - At Large
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1839 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1839 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1839 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1839 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1841 - 12:00pm
# Winners2
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker October 22, 2008 10:34am
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won04/25/1838
NameSergeant S. Prentiss Votes12,722 (26.55%)
Term04/26/1838 - 03/03/1839 Margin946 (+1.97%)
PartyWhig Won04/25/1838
NameThomas Word Votes12,077 (25.20%)
Term04/26/1838 - 03/03/1839 Margin301 (+0.63%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1841
NameJacob Thompson Votes19,067 (26.86%)
Term03/04/1841 - 03/03/1843 Margin2,466 (+3.47%)
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1841
NameWilliam McKendree Gwin Votes18,981 (26.74%)
Term03/04/1841 - 03/03/1843 Margin2,380 (+3.35%)
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CANDIDATES (2 Winners)
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Name Rep. Albert Gallatin Brown Jacob Thompson Adam L. Benjamin Reuben Davis  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Whig Whig  
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Certified Votes 18,602 (27.17%) 18,411 (26.89%) 16,215 (23.68%) 15,243 (22.26%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -191 (-0.28%) -2,387 (-3.49%) -3,359 (-4.91%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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