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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 12
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline September 10, 1840 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 13, 1840 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close October 13, 1840 - 11:00am Central
Term Start March 04, 1841 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1843 - 12:00pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler January 17, 2009 07:16am
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, U.S. Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 128.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyWhig Won10/09/1838
NameJames Cooper Votes5,716 (55.94%)
Term03/04/1839 - 03/04/1841 Margin1,213 (+11.87%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won10/10/1843
NameAlmon H. Read Jr. Votes4,243 (55.66%)
Term12/04/1843 - 06/03/1844 Margin977 (+12.82%)
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Name (I) Rep. James Cooper Rep. Daniel Sheffer  
PartyWhig Democratic  
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Certified Votes5,475 (55.44%) 4,400 (44.56%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,075 (-10.89%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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