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House Journal 1822 (30-318937-015B.pdf)

19 Read and referred to Messers Spaulding, Todd and Bridgham.

[Report on votes for Governor] The report of the joint committee appointed to examine the returns of votes given in for Governor and declare the result, accepted in the Senate came down for concurrence - and the House concurred

[Thomas Herrick remonstrance]

Remonstrance of Thomas Herrick against the election of Robert Evans, the member returned from the class composed of Harmony, Cornville, Athens and Northill, together with sundry documents relating to said election - Read and referred to the Committee on Elections.

[Committee to wait on Governor & inform him His election.] An order came from the Senate appointing Messrs McDonald, Tallman, and Burnham with such as the House may join a committee to wait on Albion K. Parris Esquire and inform him that he has been elected Governor of the State of Maine agreeably to the provisions of the Constitution and that the Senate and House of Representatives will convene in the Representatives chamber to qualify him for that office whenever it may be convenient for him to attend for that purpose - which was concurred in by the House and Messrs Hobbs, Adams of Portland, Millikin of Frankfort and Harnden were joined.

[sundry petitions]

Petition of the town of Gerry for a change of its name - of sundry inhabitants of Vinalhaven to be incorporated into a town by the name of North - of plantations No 8 & 9 in Hancock County to

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1822

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