1892 Missouri gubernatorial election

The 1892 Missouri gubernatorial election was held on November 8, 1892 and resulted in a victory for the Democratic nominee, former Congressman William J. Stone, over the Republican candidate former Congressman William Warner, Populist candidate Leverett Leonard, and Prohibition candidate John Sobieski.

1892 Missouri gubernatorial election
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Nominee William J. Stone William Warner Leverett Leonard
Party Democratic Republican Populist
Popular vote 265,044 235,383 37,262
Percentage 48.98% 43.50% 6.89%

Governor before election

David R. Francis
Democratic

Elected Governor

William J. Stone
Democratic

ResultsEdit

1892 gubernatorial election, Missouri[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic William J. Stone 265,044 48.98 -0.38
Republican William Warner 235,383 43.50 -3.31
Populist Leverett Leonard 37,262 6.89 +6.89
Prohibition John Sobieski 3,393 0.63 -0.22
Majority 29,661 5.48 +2.97
Turnout 541,082 20.20
Democratic hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - MO Governor Race - Nov 08, 1892".