A certificate for the electoral vote for Rutherford B. Hayes and William A. Wheeler for the State of Louisiana dated 1876
herein contains a list of all the
votes cast by the electors of the State
of Louisiana for President and
Vice-President of the United States.
Hon. E. C. Billings
Judge U.S. District Court
New Orleans L
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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
STATE OF LOUISIANA.
In the Election Precinct of the Parish of West Feliciana,
Be it remembered, that on the Eleventh day of October in the year 1876, personally came before the Supervisor of Registration for the Parish of West Feliciana, John S. Dula who, being duly sworn, doth depose and say as follows, to wit:
My name is John Sanford Dula I was born
atin North Carolina in the year 1847 my occupation is
Parish Judge and I reside atin St. Francis Ville
I am a citizen of Louisiana, and have been residing in this State ever since the 1871 day of , in the year I was duly registered in the election precinct of
the Parish of West Feliciana, in the month of Aug. 1874 No. 4 and the certificate of registration
issued to me at that time has been lost or destroyed, I have no other place of residence, and I did not remove to the
said election precinct for the purpose of voting therein, but for the purpose of making it my place of residence, in
pursuance of my lawful calling,
John S. Dula
Sworn and subscribed to, this 11th day of Oct.
A.D. 1876 before me,
Supervisor of Registration, Parish of West Feliciana