RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 37571739 LA English T1 Election record, A1 Detroit (Mich.)., Council House., YR 1819 AB Entitled "A list of poles (polls) taken at an election at the Council House at Detroit the 2nd Sept. 1819" with 416 voters, 5 candidates, and election inspectors (with signatures) for an election of a delegate to Congress. Candidates included: Augustus B. Woodward, J. McCloskey, Henry J. Hunt, John R. Williams, and the winner William Woodbridge. With this public office, Woodbridge began a long life of service to the state, including being a Michigan governor and U.S. Senator. Woodward served as Justice of the Michigan Territorial Supreme Court, 1805-1824. Williams served as Delegate of the First District to the Constitutional Convention, 1835; delegate from Wayne County to the Second Constitutional Convention of Assent, 1836; as the first Mayor of Detroit, 1824-1846, and he prepared Detroit's first charter.