Contributed by Sloan Mason
Election~Congressional District 1821
Source: The Centinel
THE CENTINEL, 1-27-1821
The following statement exhibits the number of votes taken at the late
congressional election in this district, as ascertained by the returns of
several Sheriffs compared at Kinston on Wednesday last.
Carteret, 116 53
Craven, 397 111
Jones, 165 25
Lenoir, 81 18
Wayne, 49 290
Johnston, 880 644
From Greene, where Gen. McKenne is said to have had a majority of 70
votes, no returns were received. Admitting this to be correct, Mr.
Blackledge's actual majority is 166.
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