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1863 Louisiana gubernatorial election (Confederate)

The 1863 Louisiana gubernatorial (Confederate) election, was the fourth election to take place under the Louisiana Constitution of 1852. As a result of this election Henry Watkins Allen became Governor of Confederate-controlled Louisiana.

1863 Louisiana gubernatorial election (Confederate)

← 1859 November 2, 1863 1864 (Union) →
Nominee Henry Watkins Allen
Party Democratic
Popular vote unopposed
Percentage unopposed

Governor before election

Thomas Overton Moore

Elected Governor

Henry Watkins Allen


Popular Vote[1]

Party Candidate Votes received Percentage
Democratic Henry Watkins Allen unopposed unopposed

Preceded by
1859 Louisiana gubernatorial election
Louisiana gubernatorial elections Succeeded by
1864 Louisiana gubernatorial election (Union)


  1. ^ Jeanne Frois. 2006. Louisiana Almanac, 2006–2007 Edition. Gretna, La: Pelican Pub. Co. p.547