1863 Ohio gubernatorial election

The 1863 Ohio gubernatorial election was held on October 13, 1863. National Union nominee John Brough defeated Democratic nominee Clement Vallandigham with 60.61% of the vote.

1863 Ohio gubernatorial election

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Nominee John Brough Clement Vallandigham
Party National Union Democratic
Popular vote 288,856 187,728
Percentage 60.61% 39.39%

Governor before election

David Tod
National Union

Elected Governor

John Brough
National Union

General electionEdit

CandidatesEdit

  • John Brough, National Union
  • Clement Vallandigham, Democratic

ResultsEdit

1863 Ohio gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
National Union John Brough 288,856 60.61%
Democratic Clement Vallandigham 187,728 39.39%
Majority 101,128
Turnout
National Union hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kalb, Deborah (24 December 2015). Guide to U.S. elections. ISBN 9781483380353. Retrieved 2020-07-27.