Jacksonville Poll Book No. 3

Title

Jacksonville Poll Book No. 3

Description

Three election judges certify the November 2, 1840, election results from Jacksonville in which Lincoln received 155 votes for presidential elector.

Creator

Sample, John

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1840-11

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

300216
T1840.11-MISC

Transcription

At an Election held at, Jacksonville in the county Morgan, and State of Illinois, on the second day of November, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty, the following named persons received the number of votes annexed to their respective names, for the following described offices, to wit:

Adam W. Snyder had One Hundred and fifty votes for Elector.

Isaac P. Walker had One Hundred and fifty votes for Elector.

John W. Eldredge had One Hundred and fifty votes for Elector.

James H. Ralston had One Hundred and fifty votes for Elector.

John A. McClernand had One Hundred and fifty votes for Elector.

Buckner S. Morris had One Hundred and fifty five votes for Elector.

Samuel D. Marshall had One Hundred and fifty five votes for Elector.

Edwin B. Webb had One Hundred and fifty five votes for Elector.

Cyrus Walker had One Hundred and fifty five votes for Elector.

Abram Lincoln had One Hundred and fifty five votes for Elector.

William Lewis had One votes for Elector

Eli Wilson had One votes for Elector

R. E. W. Adams had One votes for Elector

Wm. Holyoke had One votes for Elector

Erastus Benton had One votes for Elector

Certified by us

John Sample

Montgomery [Potner?]

[Herman Peck?]

JUDGES OF THE ELECTION.

Attest,

A. A. Austin

W. H. Compton

CLERKS OF THE ELECTION.


Jacksonville Poll Book No. 3 for President

Nov Election AD. 1840

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper and ink
2 p
33 x 20 cm

Citation

Sample, John, “Jacksonville Poll Book No. 3,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 20, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/7893.