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  GA At-Large - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Georgia > GA At-Large
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open January 01, 1844 - 05:00am Central
Polls Close January 01, 1844 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 02, 1844 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1845 - 12:00pm
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH February 15, 2011 07:25pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional elections, 1788-1997 : the official results of the elections of the 1st through 105th Congresses
Description Special election to fill the seat of John Millen, who died in October 1843.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyWhig Won10/02/1843
NameAlexander Hamilton Stephens Votes38,471 (26.41%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin3,510 (+2.41%)
PartyWhig Won10/02/1843
NameAbsalom H. Chappell Votes37,463 (25.72%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin2,502 (+1.72%)
  PartyDemocratic Won10/02/1843
NameWilliam H. Stiles Votes0 (0.00%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin-34,961 (-24.00%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/02/1843
NameHugh A. Haralson Votes0 (0.00%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin-34,961 (-24.00%)
  PartyDemocratic Won10/02/1843
NameHowell Cobb Votes0 (0.00%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin-34,961 (-24.00%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/02/1843
NameJohn Millen Votes0 (0.00%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin-34,961 (-24.00%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/02/1843
NameEdward J. Black Votes0 (0.00%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin-34,961 (-24.00%)
PartyDemocratic Won10/02/1843
NameJohn H. Lumpkin Votes0 (0.00%)
Term10/03/1843 - 03/04/1845 Margin-34,961 (-24.00%)
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CANDIDATES (8 Winners)
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Name Duncan L. Clinch John W. A. Sanford  
PartyWhig Democratic  
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Certified Votes33,706 (53.23%) 29,620 (46.77%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -4,086 (-6.45%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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DROPPED OUT
Edward J. Black (D)
 00, 1844
Absalom H. Chappell (W)
 00, 1844
Howell Cobb (D)
 00, 1844
Hugh A. Haralson (D)
 00, 1844
John H. Lumpkin (D)
 00, 1844
Alexander Hamilton Stephens (W)
 00, 1844
William H. Stiles (D)
 00, 1844

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