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age. SenatorsA citizen of the United States, and two years of the district or county in which he may be elected, have paid a State and county tax, and thirty years of age. Representatives—A citizen of the United States, an inhabitant of this state, and one year of the county in which he may be chosen, have paid a State or county tax, and 25 years of age. Electors or Voters—One year's residence in the State, next preceding the election, having paid or been charged with a State or county tax. Judges are appointed by the joint ballot of the two houses of the general assembly, for seven years.

INDIANA.-Governor-A citizen of the United States ten years, and of this State five years, and thirty years of age. Senators—A citizen of the United States, and of this State two years, and the last year of the county or district for which he may be chosen, have paid a State or county tax, and twenty-five years of age. Representatives—A citizen of the United States, an inhabitant of this State and of the county for which he may be elected, one year, have paid a State or county tax, and 21 years of age. Electors or VotersOne year's residence in the State immediately preceding the election, entitles him to vote in the county where he resides. Judges of the supreme court are appointed by the governor, with the consent of the senate; presidents of the circuit courts by the legislature ; associate judges by the people; each seven years.

ILLINOIS.—Governor-A citizen of the United States thirty years, and two years of this State, thirty years of age, and ineligible for two successive terms. SenatorsA citizen of the United States, the last year of the district where he may be chosen, paid a state or county tax, and 25 years of age. Representatives—A citizen of the United States, and an inhabitant of the State and of the county where he may be chosen one year, paid a State or county tax, and 21 years old. Electors, or Voters-Residence in the State six months, but can vote only in the county where he actually resides. Judges are appointed by the general assembly and hold office during good behavior.

MISSOURI.-Governor—A native citizen of the United States, and resident of this State four years, and thirty-five years of age. Senators-A citizen of the United States, and of this State four years, and of the district one year, and having paid a State or county tax, and thirty years of age. Representatives—A citizen of the Uni. ted States, and of this State two years, of the county where he may be chosen one year, paid a State or county tax, and 24 years of age. Electors or votersA citizen of the United States, and one year's residence in this State, next preceding the election, and three months in the county. Judges are appointed by the governor, by and with consent of the senate, and hold office during good behavior.

MICHIGAN.—Governor-A citizen of the United States five years, and a resident of the State for two years immediately preceding the election. Senators—A citizen of the United States, and a qualified elector in the county he represents. Representatives—A citizen of the United States, and qualified electors in the counties they represent. Electors or VotersTwenty-one years of age, and six months residence next preceding election. Judges of the supreme court are appointed by the governor, by advice and consent of the Senate, for the term of 7 years, other judges by the people, for 4 years.

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ARKANSAS.-Governor A native of Arkansas or of the United States or a resident of Arkansas ten years, previous to the adoption of the constitution, and a resident + years before election. SenatorsA citizen of the United States, a resident of the State one year, and 30 years of age. RepresentativesA citizen of the United States, a resident of the county he represents, and 25 years of age. Electors, or VotersTwenty-one years of age, and a resident of the State the six months preceding election. Judges of the supreme and circuit courts are appointed by the general assembly; the former for 8 years, and the circuit court for 4 years.

MILITARY FORCE, APPORTIONMENT OF ARMS FOR 1838, (UNDER THE ACT RF 1808, FOR ARMING AND EQUIPPING THE WHOLE BODY OF THE MILITIA,) AND REVOLUTIONARY PENSIONERS.

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Maine,
New Hampshire,
Massachusetts,
Vermont,
Rhode Island,
Connecticut,
New York,
New Jersey,
Pennsylvania,
Delaware,
Maryland,
Virginia,
North Carolina,
South Carolina,
Georgia,
Alabama,
Louisiana,
Mississippi,
Tennessee,
Kentucky,
Ohio,
Indiana,
Illinois,
Missouri,
Arkansas,
Michigan,
Florida Territory,
Wisconsin Territory,
District of Columbia,

1838 1838 1838 1824 1832 1838 1838 1829 1834 1827 1839 1838 1838 1833 1838 1838 1830 1838 1830 1838 1836 1833 1831 1835 1825 1831

1831 no return.

43,901
28,185
46,354
25,581

5,488
29,950
179,276

39,171 202,181

9,229 46,864 102,574 65,218 51,112 48,569 29,632 14,808 36,084 72,991 75,926 173,214 53,913 27,386 6,170 2,028 5,476 2,413

No. of arms

Revolutionary | Deaths apportioned male pensioners in in muskets. | living Nov. 1839. 1839. 462 1,695

87 297

1,588

113 488

3,124

232 270

1,961

130 59

636

54 315 1,899

89 1,887

6,844 413

960

44 2,128

2,100

76 98

18

1 494

200

16 1,079

1,974

111 686 1,260

54 538

574

10 512

484

4 312

347

2 155

32 380

49 768 1,777

68 799 1,930

70 1,823 2,114

25 567

676

9 288

263

13 65 22

125 25

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1832

4 13

58 15,000 32,925 1,588

1,249 1,424,943

LIST OF UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES IN THE UNITED STATES.

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Bowdoin College Brunswick, Me. 124 8,000 1794 2 Waterville*

Waterville, do. 80 4,500 1820 3 Dartmouth

Hanover,

N. H.

231 6,000 1770 University of Vermont Burlington,

Vt. 105 6,200 1791 5 Middlebury

Middlebury, do. 157 2,330 1800 6 Norwich University Norwich,

do. 80 1,000 1834 17 Harvard do. Cambridge, Mass. 219 44,000 1638 8 Williams

Williamstown,

do. 120 3,000 1793 9 Amherst

Amherst, do. 206 4,300 1821 10 Brown University Providence, R.I. 187 6,000 1764

New-Haven,

Ct. 403 10,500 1700 12 Washingtont

Hartford, do. 54 2,000 1824 13 Wesleyan University Middletown,

do. 135 3,000 1831 14 Columbiat

New York,

N. Y. 99 8,000 1754

Schenectady, do. 301 5,350 1795 16 Hamilton

Clinton,

do. 101 2,500 1812 17 Hamilton Lit. & Theol.* Hamilton,

do. 65 1,600 1819 18 Genevat Geneva,

28| 1,200 1823 19 University of N. York

New York,

do.

226 1831 20 Brockport* Brockport, do.

1833 21 College of N. Jersey Princeton,

240 7,000 1746 22 Rutgers

N. Brunswick do. 93 3,000 1770 23 Univer. of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Penn. 107 2,400/1755 24 Dickinsonf

Carlisle, do. 128 3,000[1783 25 Jefferson

Canonsburg, do. 171 1,000 1802 26 Washington

Washington, do. 107 2,400/1806 27 Alleghanyt

Meadville, do. 38 8,000|1815 28 Western University

225 1820 Pittsburg, 129 Pennsylvania

do.

500 1832 30 Lafayette

Gettysburg,
Easton,

do.

72 425 1826 31 Marshall

do. 49

Mercersburg, 32 Newark

1836 Del.

55 Newark,

600|1833 33 St. John's

Annapolis, Md. 34 St. Mary's

108 2,700 1784 Baltimore,

190 12,000 1799 35 Mount St. Mary's Emmetsburg, do. 131 7,000 1830 36 Mount Hope

45 Near Baltimore, do.

1832 37 University of Md.

Baltimore,
do.

1812 38 Georgetown

Georgetown,

D. C. 134 12,000 1799 39 Columbian*

Washington, do. 40 4,000 1821 40 William and Maryt Williamsburg, Va. 111 3,600 1693 41 Hampden Sidney Prince Ed. Co., do. 60 5,000 1774 42 Washington

Lexington,

do.

40 1,500 1812 43 University of Virginia Charlottesville, do. 230 15,000 1819 44 Randolph-Macon

do.

103 Boydton,

1831 45 University of N. Carolina Chapel-Hill,

N. C.

145 3,000 1791 46 Davidson

1837 47 College of S. Carolina

Mecklenb’g Co., do.

Columbia, S. C. 150 10,000 1804 48 Charleston

Charleston,
do.

1785 49 University of Georgia Athens,

Ga.

127| 4,500|1785 50 Oglethorpe Midway, do.

1838 51 University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa,

Ala.

101 3,500 1828 52 Lagranget.

do. 144 Lagrange,

200|1831 53 Spring tillg

do. 85 Spring Hill,

1830 154 Jefferson Washington, Mi.

50 2,000 1802 155 Oakland

100 Oakland,

1831 56 Mississippi

Clinton,

do.

60 1,000 1830 57 Kemper

Kemper Co., do. 158 Louisiana

Jackson,

La.

25 1,200/1825 159 Jefferson St. Jas. Park, do.

138 1,008 1831 60 Greenville

Greenville, Tenn. 43 4,000 1794 61 Washington

Wash. Co.,

do.

35 5001794 62 University of Nashville

Nashville, do. 125 2,200 18064 63 East Tennessee Knoxville, do.

90 3,000/1807 164 Jackson

Near Columbia, do. 100 1,250 1830 65 Transylvania

Lexington, Ky. 62 2,400 1798 66 St. Joseph'sg

Bardstown,

do.

130 5,000/1819 67 Centre

Danville,

do.

66 1,600 1822 68 Augusta

Augusta,

do.

75 2,000 1823 69 Cumberland

do.

72 Princeton,

500 1825 170 Bacon* Georgetown. do.

LIST OF UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES IN THE UNITED STATES.Cor.

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Remarks. - The Colleges marked thus (*) are under the direction of the Baptists; thus (1) Episcopallo ans; thus (1) Methodists; thus (9) Catholics.

SUMMARY OF THE PRINCIPAL RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS IN THE

UNITED STATES.

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PRINCIPAL RAILROADS FINISHED OR IN PROGRESS IN THE

UNITED STATES.

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