United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 1792

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United States House of Representatives election in Delaware, 1792

← 1790 October 2 , 1792 1794 →

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Nominee John Patten Henry Latimer
Party Anti-Administration Pro-Administration
Popular vote 2,273 2,243
Percentage 38.78% 38.27%

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Nominee Francis Many Edward Roche
Party Independent Independent
Popular vote 685 465
Percentage 11.69% 7.93%

U.S. Representative before election

John Vining
Pro-Administration

Elected U.S. Representative

John Patten
Anti-Administration

The Delaware United States House election for 1792 was held on October 2 , 1792. The former Continental Congressman John Vining chose not to run for reelection and was followed by John Patten.

Results

United States House of Representatives elections in Delaware, 1792[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Anti-Administration John Patten 2,273 38.78%
Pro-Administration Henry Latimer 2,243 38.27%
Independent Francis Many 685 11.69%
Anti-Administration Edward Roche 465 7.93%
Pro-Administration Andrew Barrett 195 3.33%
Total votes 5,861 100%

Recount

United States House of Representatives elections in Delaware Recount, 1794[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Federalist Henry Latimer 2,238 50.37%
Democratic-Republican John Patten 2,243 49.63%
Total votes 4,443 100%

References

  1. ^ "United States House of Representatives elections in Delaware, 1792".
  2. ^ "United States House of Representatives elections in Delaware Recount, 1794".
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