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Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P008B.pdf)

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[24th Ballot]

24th Ballot. The Whole number of votes was Sixteen. Necessary to a choice - Nine Robert P. Dunlap had Six. Sanford Kingsbery -- Eight. Daniel Hutchinson -- One James Drummond -- One No Choice.

[motion for com' yo ascertain what members are elected &c]

Mr Phelps moved that a Committee be appointed to ascertain what members were elected, how many deficiencies existed and who are the Constitutional Candidates to supply such deficiencies, and the motion was negatived.

[25th. ballot.] The whole number of votes was Sixteen- Necessary to a choice --- Nine Robert P. Dunlap had ---Seven Sanford Kingsbery --- Seven James Drummond --- One. Thomas Davee ---- One.

The Senate adjourned. Monday 11th January 1830 The Senate met according to adjournment and proceeded to ballot for President: the same Committee reported that on the

[26th & 27th. Ballot]

26th Ballot. The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice ---Nine Robert P. Dunlap had -- Seven Sanford Kingsbery -- seven Ebenezer S. Phelps --- One. Theodore Ingalls --- One

27th Ballot The whole number of votes was Sixteen. Necessary to a choice -- Nine Robert P. Dunlap had - Seven Sanford Kingsbery --- seven Ebenezer S. Phelps -- One James Steele -- One No choice.

[28th & 29th Ballot]

28th Ballot. The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice ---- Nine Robert P. Dunlap had - Seven Sanford Kingsbery -- Seven Lyms Gardner --- One Charles Hutchings Jr - One No choice

29th Ballot, The whole number of votes was Sixteen Necessary to a choice --- Nine. Roberts P. Dunlap had --- Seven Sanford Kingsbery -- Seven James Steele --- One. James Drummond --- One. No Choice.

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: 1830

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