Massachusetts's 12th congressional district special election, 1814

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A special election was held in Massachusetts's 12th congressional district on August 4, 1814 to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Daniel Dewey (F) on February 24, 1814, having been appointed justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts[1]

Electoral results[edit]

Candidate Party Votes[2] Percent
John W. Hulbert Federalist 2,216 51.4%
William P. Walker Democratic-Republican 2,098 48.6%

Hulbert took his seat September 26, 1814[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 13th Congress membership roster
  2. ^ Election results from Ourcampaigns.com (lists different district number)