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1865 January 05

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Lafayette County election results from the 11th Arkansas Cavalry for the office of judge.

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[Page 1]State of Arkansas
County of Lafayette
At an Election held in
the 11th Regiment of Arks Cavalry (Col. John Logan)
encamped at Walnut Hill Arkansas on the 5th
day of Jnuary 1865 the persons named below
received the number of Votes set opposite their
respective names for the office of Judge of the 6th
Judicial Circuit of the State of Arkansas To Wit
A B Williams received II 2 Votes
John H. Askew received Votes
Geo W McCowin received Votes
W B Turner received Votes
John T. Bearden received 45 Votes
Certified under our hands this the 5th day of January
1865
Judges
[illegible name], Jr
John Rylie
[Page 2]Poll Books of an Election held in the 11th
Regiment of Arks Cavalry Col John L Logan
encamped at (?) Arkansas in the county
of Lafayette State of Arkansas on the 5th day of
January 1865 for the purpose of electing a Judge of the
6th Judicial Circuit of the State of Arkansas to
fill the Vacancy of said Office ocassioned by the
resignation of the (?) L(?) B Green
Oath of Judges
We do solemly swear that we will perform the
duties of Judges of this election according to law and
endeavor to prevent fraud[,] deceit and abuse in Conducting
the law and that we will not divulge either directly
or indirectly for whom any individual Votes except
in case of contested Elections
Sworn to and subscribed before
[illegible] 5th Jany 1865
Jas T P(?) [series of illegible names] Oath of Clerks
We so do solemly swear that we will
faithfully record the names of all Votes; that we
will not divulge directly or indirectly for whom
any individual Votes except in case of Contested
Election, and that we will faithfully discharge
all the duties required by Law, A E Drew
Sworn to and Subscribed
James F. Todd
before me this 5th Jany 1865
Jas T (?) (?) (?) I do hereby certify that E.A. (?) Jr
J.W. Wyley and J Hutcherson Judges J F Todd
and A.E. Drew clerks of the election held on
[illegible] the 11th Reg Arks Cavalry Army of the Confederate States
on the 5th day of January 1865 was severally sworn as the (?) directs
prior to entering on their respective duties Certified to under hand this the
5th day Jan 1865 [illegible names]
[Page 3]No Names No Names No Names
1 James McNate(?) 32 John White
2 E B Warren 33 John Gesner
3 Wesley Taylor 34 F.R. Telford
4 H H Purfoy 35 G.B. Friday
5 W H McNate 36 B.B. Bryan
6 W E Bryant 37 P.P. Nichols
7 John Vyens(?) 38 G.W. Conine
8 J W Taylor 39 W J Boyett
9 W W Lightfoot 40 Emit Luck
10 B Griflett(?) 41 H C Lee
11 S T Harris 42 John A Turner
12 T Wiley(?) 43 J.E. Beane
13 W Cherry 44 J H Hotwell(?)
14 J R Rockett 45 Y B Smith
15 W.Y. Chester 46 A Barge
16 G W Delaughter 47 Jno L. Logan
17 J McElwain
18 J T. Cooper
19 A A Rudd
20 L G Parker
21 J F Todd
22 A E Drew
23 W S Whitehead
24 E A Warren Jr
25 J M Tucker
26 J H Atkinson
27 J W Wiley
28 J D Buckhalter
29 C B Rogers
30 J M Rhodes
31 H P Bulgers

Physical Description

Document, 3 pages, 8" x 12"

Subjects

Political elections; Judges; War; Soldiers; Cavalry

Geographical Area

Lafayette County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000132, Item 169

Resource Type

Image

Collection

Kie Oldham collection, MS.000132

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Election Results, 11th Arkansas Cavalry, Kie Oldham collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

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