December 1802 Georgia's at-large congressional district special election

A special election was held in Georgia's at-large congressional district on December 15, 1802 to fill a vacancy caused by the resignation of John Milledge (DR), who had been elected Governor of Georgia. The winner would only finish the term ending March 3, 1803. A separate election would also be held in October 1803 to fill the seat for the next term.

Election resultsEdit

Candidate Party Votes Percent
Peter Early Democratic-Republican 2,401 69.11%
Joseph Bryan Democratic-Republican 1,058 30.45%
Matthew MacAlister Federalist 10 0.29%
Cowles Mead Democratic-Republican 3 0.09%
Scattering 2

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