The 1844 Massachusetts gubernatorial election was held on November 11.
- George Bancroft, historian and former Collector of the Port of Boston (Democratic)
- George N. Briggs, incumbent Governor since January 1844 (Whig)
- Samuel Edmund Sewall, attorney and Liberty nominee for Governor since 1842 (Liberty)
|Whig||George N. Briggs (incumbent)||69,570||51.83%||4.09|
|Liberty||Samuel Edmund Sewall||9,635||7.18%||0.16|
- "MA Governor, 1844". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 7 May 2021.