Jeffersonian Democracy In New England (volume 3)

Paperback | January 30, 2012

byWilliam Alexander Robinson

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER IX PARTY DISTRIBUTION A. Distribution of Parties, 1811. Dotted areas, Federalist; shaded, Republican. Based on vote for governor except in Connecticut, returns in Massachusetts Archives and as published for respective states in New Hampshire Gazette, Vermont Republican, Rhode Island Republican. The distribution in Connecticut is based on incomplete returns of the vote for governor published in Connecticut Mirror, and representation in Assembly as indicated by vote on resolution condemning NonIntercourse. Yeas and nays on this resolution were published in Connecticut Courant, June 5, with comment that all voting against resolutions were Democrats. B. Vote on Religious Liberty Bills. For religious liberty, shaded; against, dotted. A few Connecticut towns with evenly divided vote indicated by parallel lines. These bills deal with the question of supporting the clergy by public taxation. Those in Vermont and New Hampshire abolished this practice, the Baptist petition in Connecticut was a request for such action. The Massachusetts bill allowed exemption on presentation of properly signed certificates. 1. Vermont. "An act to repeal a certain act and parts of an act therein mentioned relating to the support of the Gospel." Assembly Journal, session of 1807, 118. (October 20.) Yeas, 105; nays, 71. 2. New Hampshire. "An Act in amendment of an act entitled, an act for regulating towns and the choice of town officers, passed February 8, 1791." House Journal, June session, 1819, 286. (June 25.) Yeas, 95; nays, 88. 3. Massachusetts. "Will the House reconsider their vote passed this day whereby they decided that the Bill entitled 'An Act respecting Public Worship and Religious Freedom' should pass to be engrossed." House Journal, XXXII, 94. Yeas and nays, Appen...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER IX PARTY DISTRIBUTION A. Distribution of Parties, 1811. Dotted areas, Federalist; shaded, Republican. Based on vote fo...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:60 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:January 30, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217853331

ISBN - 13:9780217853330

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