Senate Journal 1830 (30-318509-P158A.pdf)
VIII In the District of Oxford, the whole number of votes given and returned, in conformity with the provisions of the Constitution, are 3889 Necessary to constitute an election 1945 James Steele has 2291 Daniel Hutchinson has 2265 and are elected. You Committee have rejected the votes of the Towns of Sweden, Sumner, Gilead, Berlin and Plantation No. 8, it not appearing by the returns from said Towns and Plantations how many votes were given for each Candidate.
In the District of Somerset, the whole number of votes given in and returned in conformity with the provisions of the Constitution, are 3627 Necessary to constitute an election 1814 Ebenezer S. Phelps has 2010 and is elected.
In the District of Penobscot, the whole number of votes given in and returned, in conformity with the provisions of the Constitution, are 3185 Necessary to constitute an election 1593 Thomas Davee has 1702 and is elected. The Return from the Town of Hermon, in this District, was not attested on the inside by the Town Clerk, but was attested on the outside by the Clerk of said Town: the votes from said Town were allowed and counted by your Committee. All which is respectfully submitted. (signed) Robert P. Dunlap, [?] order
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