1870 Missouri gubernatorial election(Redirected from Missouri gubernatorial election, 1870)
The Missouri gubernatorial election of 1870 was Missouri's 16th gubernatorial election. The election was held on November 8, 1870 and resulted in a victory for the Liberal Republican nominee, former Senator Benjamin Gratz Brown, over incumbent Republican Governor Joseph W. McClurg.
|Liberal Republican||Benjamin Gratz Brown||104,374||62.27||+62.27|
|Republican||Joseph W. McClurg||63,235||37.73||-5.60|
|Liberal Republican gain from Republican||Swing|