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Senate Journal 1828 (30-318507-P013A.pdf)

10 rejected the votes of the town of Whitefield in the County of Lincoln and Brooksville in the County of Hancock because the copies of the list of votes were not attested by the Selectmen

- of the town of Alexander in the County of Washington be

cause the list of votes stating the number of votes given has been mutilated and partially obliterated - of the town of Orono in the County of Penobscot because the meeting is certified to have been holden in 1807 - of the town of Thorndike in the County of waldo because the copy of the list of votes is not attested by the town Clerk

- and the town of Monroe in the County of Waldo

and of Mariaville plantation in the County of Hancock because the copies of the list of votes do not designate the town or plantation in which the votes were given - There are no returns of votes for Governor from Thompson pond plantation in the County of Cumber land - Plantation No9 in the County of Washington Plantation No7 + Plantation No 8 in the County of Oxford. Dutton, Hermon, Howland+ Sunkhaze Plantation in the County of Penobscot - Read and accepted. Sent down for concurrence - Concurred

[left margin] Rules + orders Reported

[main body] Mr Sweat from the Committee reported Rules and orders which were read and adopted and on motion by Mr Hathaway the Secretary was directed to procure 200 copies to be printed for the use of the members -

[left margin] Chaplain chosen

[main body] Agreeably to assignment the Senate proceeded to ballot for a Chaplain. Messrs Cushman, Richardson + Parsons appointed a committee to receive, sort and count the votes reported that the whole number of votes given was 18 Necessary to constitute an election 10 Rev Ichabod Nichols had 11 " Elijah Kellog 5 " John Bisbee 2

Description: The journal of the Senate 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: 1828

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