1839 Alabama gubernatorial election

The 1839 Alabama gubernatorial election was an election held on August 3, 1839, to elect the governor of Alabama. Incumbent Democratic Governor Arthur P. Bagby defeated Whig candidate Arthur F. Hopkins with 92.29% of the vote.

1839 Alabama gubernatorial election

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Nominee Arthur P. Bagby Arthur F. Hopkins
Party Democratic Whig
Popular vote 20,451 1,708
Percentage 92.29% 7.71%

Governor before election

Arthur P. Bagby
Democratic

Elected Governor

Arthur P. Bagby
Democratic

General electionEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

1839 Alabama gubernatorial election[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Arthur P. Bagby (incumbent) 20,451 92.29%
Whig Arthur F. Hopkins 1,708 7.71%
Majority 18,743 92.29%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Hopkins". Political Graveyard. Retrieved June 25, 2020.
  2. ^ "AL Governor". OurCampaigns. Retrieved June 25, 2020.