1848 Florida gubernatorial election

The 1848 Florida gubernatorial election was held on October 2, 1848. Whig nominee Thomas Brown defeated the Democratic nominee William Bailey.[1]

1848 Florida gubernatorial election

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Nominee Thomas Brown William Bailey
Party Whig Democratic
Popular vote 4,145 3,746
Percentage 52.53% 47.47%

Governor before election

William Dunn Moseley
Democratic

Elected Governor

Thomas Brown
Whig

General electionEdit

CandidatesEdit

WhigEdit

DemocraticEdit

  • William Bailey

ResultsEdit

1848 Florida gubernatorial election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig Thomas Brown 4,145 52.53%
Democratic William Bailey 3,746 47.47%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - FL Governor Race - Oct 02, 1848". www.ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved 2021-07-19.