1864 Missouri gubernatorial election

The Missouri gubernatorial election of 1864 was Missouri's 14th gubernatorial election. The election was held on November 8, 1864 and resulted in a victory for the Union Republican nominee, Thomas Clement Fletcher, over Democratic nominee former Congressman (and former Lt. Gov.) Thomas Lawson Price.

1864 Missouri gubernatorial election
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← 1860 November 8, 1864 1868 →
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Nominee Thomas Clement Fletcher Thomas Lawson Price
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 73,600 31,064
Percentage 70.32% 29.68%

Governor before election

Willard Preble Hall
Republican

Elected Governor

Thomas Clement Fletcher
Republican

ResultsEdit

1864 gubernatorial election, Missouri[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Thomas Clement Fletcher 73,600 70.32 +66.45
Democratic Thomas Lawson Price 31,064 29.68 -17.27
Majority 42,536 40.64 +35.68
Turnout 104,664 8.85
Republican hold Swing

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