Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  GA At-Large - Special Election
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Georgia > GA At-Large
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open December 21, 1841 - 05:00am Central
Polls Close December 21, 1841 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start December 22, 1841 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1843 - 12:00pm
# Winners9
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH February 15, 2011 07:42pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional elections, 1788-1997 : the official results of the elections of the 1st through 105th Congresses
Description Special election to replace Julius Alford (who resigned in October 1841), William Dawson (who resigned in November 1841), and Eugenius Nisbet (who resigned in October 1841)
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameHines Holt Votes26,078 (55.15%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin4,868 (+10.29%)
  PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameWilliam C. Dawson Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameJulius C. Alford Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameRichard W. Habersham Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
  PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameThomas B. King Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameLott Warren Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
  PartyWhig Won01/04/1841
NameEugenius Aristides Nisbet Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
PartyDemocratic Won01/04/1841
NameEdward J. Black Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
  PartyDemocratic Won01/04/1841
NameMark A. Cooper Votes0 (0.00%)
Term01/05/1841 - 03/04/1843 Margin-21,210 (-44.85%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameMark A. Cooper Votes35,461 (6.47%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-119 (-0.02%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameJohn B. Lamar Votes35,299 (6.44%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-281 (-0.05%)
  PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameWilliam H. Stiles Votes35,166 (6.42%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-414 (-0.08%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameHugh A. Haralson Votes35,164 (6.42%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-416 (-0.08%)
  PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameHowell Cobb Votes35,124 (6.41%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-456 (-0.08%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameJohn Millen Votes34,994 (6.39%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-586 (-0.11%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameEdward J. Black Votes34,880 (6.37%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-700 (-0.13%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/03/1842
NameJohn H. Lumpkin Votes34,861 (6.37%)
Term03/04/1843 - 03/03/1845 Margin-719 (-0.13%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
GA CDs 1833-1845 MAP

CANDIDATES (9 Winners)
Photo  
Name Mark A. Cooper Walter T. Colquitt Edward J. Black Charles Dougherty Gov. George Gilmer Augustus R. Wright  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Whig Whig Whig  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes32,425 (17.26%) 32,199 (17.14%) 31,872 (16.96%) 30,668 (16.32%) 30,410 (16.18%) 30,336 (16.14%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -226 (-0.12%) -553 (-0.29%) -1,757 (-0.94%) -2,015 (-1.07%) -2,089 (-1.11%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date -- -- -- -- -- --  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

DROPPED OUT - NO VOTES
Thomas F. Foster (W)
 00, 1843
Roger L. Gamble (W)
 00, 1843
Richard W. Habersham (W)
 00, 1843
Thomas B. King (W)
 00, 1843
James Meriwether (W)
 00, 1843
Lott Warren (W)
 00, 1843

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION