1833 Colombian presidential election

Presidential elections were held in the Republic of New Granada in 1833. Francisco de Paula Santander was re-elected President, whilst Joaquín Mosquera was elected Vice President.

BackgroundEdit

Following the promulgation of the new constitution, Francisco de Paula Santander was elected interim President by the Constituent Assembly on 9 March 1832, to serve until the first official presidential term began on 1 April 1833.[1]

The electoral college was elected later in 1832.[1]

ResultsEdit

PresidentEdit

CandidateVotes%
Francisco de Paula Santander1,01280.13
Joaquín Mosquera1219.58
José Ignacio de Márquez352.77
Rafael Mosquero302.38
Eusebio Canabal141.11
José Fábrega131.03
Domingo Caycedo90.71
José María Obando50.40
Félix Restrepo30.24
Enrique Umaño30.24
Santiago Pérez De Valencia20.16
Miguel Uribe Restropo20.16
Juan de Dios Amador10.08
Mariano Arosemena10.08
Luis Antonio Baralt10.08
Vicente Borrero10.08
Salvador Camacho10.08
José María Cuervo10.08
Rufino Cuervo y Barreto10.08
José María Estévez10.08
Juan Fernández de Sotomayor10.08
Diego F. Gómez10.08
José María Mantilla10.08
Manual Mota10.08
José María Ortega10.08
José Cornelio Valencia10.08
Total1,263100.00
Source: Historia electoral colombiana[2]

Vice PresidentEdit

Candidate College vote Congressional vote
Votes % Votes % Votes % Votes %
José Ignacio de Márquez 422 34.45 22 38.60 22 38.60 19 33.33
Joaquín Mosquera 217 17.71 25 43.86 35 61.40 38 66.67
Rafael Mosquera 148 12.08 10 17.54
Vicente Azuero 122 9.96
Miguel Uribe 52 4.24
Domingo Caycedo 46 3.76
José María Obando 38 3.10
Diego F Gómez 29 2.37
José María Ortega 27 2.20
José María del Castillo y Rada 16 1.31
Juan de Dios Amador 15 1.22
Pereira Soto 13 1.06
José Fábrega 13 1.06
Dr Cuervo 11 0.90
Felix Restrepo 10 0.82
José Vallarino 10 0.82
Antonion Borrero 10 0.82
Others 26 2.12
Total 1,225 100.00 57 100.00 57 100.00 57 100.00
Source: Historia electoral colombiana[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Elections and Events 1810-1849 The Library, UC San Diego
  2. ^ a b Historia electoral colombiana, La Registraduría, 1991, pp101–104