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NORFOLK VIRGINIAN TUESDAY MAY 28 1872

PORTSMOUTH ELECTION RESULTS

THE RETURNS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED IN FULL FROM THE DIFFERENT TOWNSHIPS IN THE COUNTY. THE COMMISSIONERS OF ELECTION MET YESTERDAY IN THE CLERK’S OFFICE AND THE FOLLOWING IS THE OFFICIAL COUNTY. THE RADICALS CARRIED EVERY TOWNSHIP BUT IN MANY INSTANCES THEY PUT CONSERVATIVES ON THEIR TICKETS:

BUTT’S ROAD TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR:

LEVI SIVILLS 255

DR. R.B. TODD CONSERVATIVE 133

ASSESSOR

JACK CORPREW 259

W.H. BARNES CONSERVATIVE 130

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

JOSEPH F. HUTCHINS- CONSERVATIVE 146

CLERK OF TOWNSHIP

JOSEPH S. WEST CONSERVATIVE 135

COLLECTOR

B.B. FISKE CONSERVATIVE 122

JUSTICE OF PEACE

WILLIAM T. SMITH 257

A.M. HALSTEAD CONSERVATIVE 126

CONSTABLE

DANIEL WILSON 257

MASON F. WOODWARD CONSERVATIVE 129

OVERSEER OF POOR

WILLIAM JARVIS 259

G.S. HERRING CONSERVATIVE 120

AGAINST STRIKING OUT USURY CLAUSE 262: FOR, 73

 

DEEP CREEK TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR:

WILLIAM OVERTON 313:

FRANK FEREBEE CONSERVATIVE 48

ASSESSOR

WILLIAM T. MORRIS, 312

DR. J.J. CHERRY CONSERVATIVE 51.

COLLECTOR

DR. G.W. WALLACE, CONSERVATIVE 320

WILIAM J. SPRATT CONSERVATIVE 50

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

CHARLES ALLEN 313:

L.B. EDWARDS CONSERVATIVE 52

JUSTICE OF PEACE

REUBEN BUTT: 313

JOSEPH CARRY CONSERVATIVE 56

OVERSEER OF POOR

EDMOND ALLAN, 313

W.W. TUCKER CONSERVATIVE 57

TOWNSHIP CLERK

S.W. GARY  CONSERVATIVE 57

CONSTABLE PERTER CHERRY CONSERVATIVE 52 SCATTERING 24 VOTES

AGAINST STRIKING OUT THE USURY CLAUSE 313.

 

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

H.C. COPELAND 207

H.V. MOORE CONSERVATIVE 138

ASSESSOR

J.T. HERBERT 214

G.T. HODGES CONSERVATIVE 137

COLLECTOR

O.T. BARPAND 215

MILTON CUTHERELL CONSERVATIVE 133

CLERK GEORGE WALKER 214

T.J. DASHIEL CONSERVATIVE 137

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

J.R. HATHAWAY 214

WILLIAM H. ETHERIDGE CONSERVATIVE 139

JUSTICE OF PEACE

WILLIAM MCDONALD 208

B.T. TATUM CONSERVATIVE 138

CONSTABLE

 THREE YEARS

Z.       NELMS 214

E.N. HOZIER CONSERVATIVE 138

TWO YEARS

A.      HENRY ANDERSON 209

B.      THOMAS  BUTT 138

ONE YEAR

JNO. COPELAND 310

WILLIAM PORTLOCK CONSERVATIVE 138

OVERSEER OF POOR

HENRY MILLER 21

E. WILLIAMSON CONSERVATIVE 139

AGAINST STRIKING OUT THE USURY CLAUSE 217

 

PLEASANT GROVE TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

LUTHER LEE 202

JOSEPH WILLIAMS CONSERVATIVE 199

ASSESSOR

SAMUEL NICHOLS 200

S.J. WARREN CONSERVATIVE 2-3

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

WESLEY WILLIAMS 206

M.N. SYKES CONSERVATIVE 194

CLERK

GEORGE OWENS 199

W.L. NICHOLS CONSERVATIVE 238

COLLECTOR

P.E. CREEKMORE 204

W.H. COLD CONSERVATIVE 174

JUSTICE OF PEACE

E.H. WILLIAMS 209

W.P. JONES CONSERVATIVE 177

CONSTABLE

CHARLES J. HODGES 194

SIMON MATTHIAS CONSERVATIVE 198

OVERSEER OF POOR

A.E. EDSON 201

M.A. HANBURY CONSERVATIVE 163

AGAINST STRIKING OUT USURY CLAUSE 199; FOR, 2

 TANNER’S CREEK TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

RUSHA DENINSE 264

ASSESSOR

 M.P. RUE 264

COLLECTOR

 W.L. CLEGG 264

COMISSIONER OF ROADS

 A.D. CLARKE 264

OVERSEER OF POOR

 W.H. BLACK 264

JUSTICE OF PEACE

J.JH. SWAIN 264

CONSTABLE J.H.

 DAWSON 264

OVERSEER OF ROADS

J.J. SWAIN 164

W. H. TALBOT 100

AGAINST STRIKINGOUT USURY CLAUSE 164

THE CONSERVATIVES RAN NO TICKET

WESTERN BRANCH TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

ELI N. HALL 588

J.W. RUTTER 2.

B.A. ARMISTEAD CONSERVATIVE 2.

ASSESSOR

 B.H. ROBERTS 581

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

 W.H. FAULK 591

JUSTICE OF PEACE

MILES CONNER 584

CONSTABLE

 WILLIAM PUGH 590

CLERK E.B. HOLLOMAN 598

OVERSEER OF POOR BENJAMIN WATTS 590

AGAINST STRIKING OUT THE USURY CLAUSE 607

THE CONSERVATIVES RAN NO TICKET IN THIS TOWNSHIP ALSO

TOTAL REPUBLICAN VOTE POLLED 1878

TOTAL CONSERVATIVE VOTE POLLED 566

TOTAL VOTE AGAINST STRIKINGOUT USURY CLAUSE 1762

TOTAL VOTE FOR STRIKING OUT USURY CLAUSE 75.

THE CONSERVATIES OF THE COUNTY SEEM TO HAVE TAKEN VERY LITTLE INTERESTING IN THE ELECTION AND DID NOT POLL MORE THAN ˝ OF THEIR STRENGHT

 

 

 

NORFOLK VIRGINIAN TUESDAY MAY 28 1872

PORTSMOUTH ELECTION RESULTS

THE RETURNS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED IN FULL FROM THE DIFFERENT TOWNSHIPS IN THE COUNTY. THE COMMISSIONERS OF ELECTION MET YESTERDAY IN THE CLERK’S OFFICE AND THE FOLLOWING IS THE OFFICIAL COUNTY. THE RADICALS CARRIED EVERY TOWNSHIP BUT IN MANY INSTANCES THEY PUT CONSERVATIVES ON THEIR TICKETS:

BUTT’S ROAD TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR:

LEVI SIVILLS 255

DR. R.B. TODD CONSERVATIVE 133

ASSESSOR

JACK CORPREW 259

W.H. BARNES CONSERVATIVE 130

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

JOSEPH F. HUTCHINS- CONSERVATIVE 146

CLERK OF TOWNSHIP

JOSEPH S. WEST CONSERVATIVE 135

COLLECTOR

B.B. FISKE CONSERVATIVE 122

JUSTICE OF PEACE

WILLIAM T. SMITH 257

A.M. HALSTEAD CONSERVATIVE 126

CONSTABLE

DANIEL WILSON 257

MASON F. WOODWARD CONSERVATIVE 129

OVERSEER OF POOR

WILLIAM JARVIS 259

G.S. HERRING CONSERVATIVE 120

AGAINST STRIKING OUT USURY CLAUSE 262: FOR, 73

 

DEEP CREEK TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR:

WILLIAM OVERTON 313:

FRANK FEREBEE CONSERVATIVE 48

ASSESSOR

WILLIAM T. MORRIS, 312

DR. J.J. CHERRY CONSERVATIVE 51.

COLLECTOR

DR. G.W. WALLACE, CONSERVATIVE 320

WILIAM J. SPRATT CONSERVATIVE 50

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

CHARLES ALLEN 313:

L.B. EDWARDS CONSERVATIVE 52

JUSTICE OF PEACE

REUBEN BUTT: 313

JOSEPH CARRY CONSERVATIVE 56

OVERSEER OF POOR

EDMOND ALLAN, 313

W.W. TUCKER CONSERVATIVE 57

TOWNSHIP CLERK

S.W. GARY  CONSERVATIVE 57

CONSTABLE PERTER CHERRY CONSERVATIVE 52 SCATTERING 24 VOTES

AGAINST STRIKING OUT THE USURY CLAUSE 313.

 

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

H.C. COPELAND 207

H.V. MOORE CONSERVATIVE 138

ASSESSOR

J.T. HERBERT 214

G.T. HODGES CONSERVATIVE 137

COLLECTOR

O.T. BARPAND 215

MILTON CUTHERELL CONSERVATIVE 133

CLERK GEORGE WALKER 214

T.J. DASHIEL CONSERVATIVE 137

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

J.R. HATHAWAY 214

WILLIAM H. ETHERIDGE CONSERVATIVE 139

JUSTICE OF PEACE

WILLIAM MCDONALD 208

B.T. TATUM CONSERVATIVE 138

CONSTABLE

 THREE YEARS

Z.       NELMS 214

E.N. HOZIER CONSERVATIVE 138

TWO YEARS

A.      HENRY ANDERSON 209

B.      THOMAS  BUTT 138

ONE YEAR

JNO. COPELAND 310

WILLIAM PORTLOCK CONSERVATIVE 138

OVERSEER OF POOR

HENRY MILLER 21

E. WILLIAMSON CONSERVATIVE 139

AGAINST STRIKING OUT THE USURY CLAUSE 217

 

PLEASANT GROVE TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

LUTHER LEE 202

JOSEPH WILLIAMS CONSERVATIVE 199

ASSESSOR

SAMUEL NICHOLS 200

S.J. WARREN CONSERVATIVE 2-3

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

WESLEY WILLIAMS 206

M.N. SYKES CONSERVATIVE 194

CLERK

GEORGE OWENS 199

W.L. NICHOLS CONSERVATIVE 238

COLLECTOR

P.E. CREEKMORE 204

W.H. COLD CONSERVATIVE 174

JUSTICE OF PEACE

E.H. WILLIAMS 209

W.P. JONES CONSERVATIVE 177

CONSTABLE

CHARLES J. HODGES 194

SIMON MATTHIAS CONSERVATIVE 198

OVERSEER OF POOR

A.E. EDSON 201

M.A. HANBURY CONSERVATIVE 163

AGAINST STRIKING OUT USURY CLAUSE 199; FOR, 2

 TANNER’S CREEK TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

RUSHA DENINSE 264

ASSESSOR

 M.P. RUE 264

COLLECTOR

 W.L. CLEGG 264

COMISSIONER OF ROADS

 A.D. CLARKE 264

OVERSEER OF POOR

 W.H. BLACK 264

JUSTICE OF PEACE

J.JH. SWAIN 264

CONSTABLE J.H.

 DAWSON 264

OVERSEER OF ROADS

J.J. SWAIN 164

W. H. TALBOT 100

AGAINST STRIKINGOUT USURY CLAUSE 164

THE CONSERVATIVES RAN NO TICKET

WESTERN BRANCH TOWNSHIP

SUPERVISOR

ELI N. HALL 588

J.W. RUTTER 2.

B.A. ARMISTEAD CONSERVATIVE 2.

ASSESSOR

 B.H. ROBERTS 581

COMMISSIONER OF ROADS

 W.H. FAULK 591

JUSTICE OF PEACE

MILES CONNER 584

CONSTABLE

 WILLIAM PUGH 590

CLERK E.B. HOLLOMAN 598

OVERSEER OF POOR BENJAMIN WATTS 590

AGAINST STRIKING OUT THE USURY CLAUSE 607

THE CONSERVATIVES RAN NO TICKET IN THIS TOWNSHIP ALSO

TOTAL REPUBLICAN VOTE POLLED 1878

TOTAL CONSERVATIVE VOTE POLLED 566

TOTAL VOTE AGAINST STRIKINGOUT USURY CLAUSE 1762

TOTAL VOTE FOR STRIKING OUT USURY CLAUSE 75.

THE CONSERVATIES OF THE COUNTY SEEM TO HAVE TAKEN VERY LITTLE INTERESTING IN THE ELECTION AND DID NOT POLL MORE THAN ˝ OF THEIR STRENGHT