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OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline May 01, 1861 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 01, 1861 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 01, 1861 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1861 - 12:00pm
Term End June 08, 1861 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker February 17, 2010 01:01pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description Nelson en route to Washington was arrested by Confederate soldiers in Virginia; he was imprisoned and never served.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyOpposition Won08/04/1859
NameThomas A. R. Nelson Votes9,060 (50.19%)
Term03/04/1859 - 03/03/1861 Margin69 (+0.38%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyUnion Won08/03/1865
NameNathaniel Green Taylor Votes5,236 (46.39%)
Term07/24/1866 - 03/03/1867 Margin836 (+7.41%)
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Name (I) Rep. Thomas A. R. Nelson Joseph Brown Heiskell Robert P. Caldwell William McFarland  
PartyOpposition Confederate States of America Confederate States of America Unknown  
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Certified Votes8,042 (53.86%) 5,948 (39.84%) 744 (4.98%) 197 (1.32%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -2,094 (-14.02%) -7,298 (-48.88%) -7,845 (-52.54%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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