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1904 United States presidential election in Massachusetts

The 1904 United States presidential election in Massachusetts took place on November 8, 1904 as part of the 1904 United States presidential election. Voters chose 16 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

1904 United States presidential election in Massachusetts

← 1900 November 8, 1904 1908 →
Turnout67.6%[1] Increase 0.2 pp
  President Theodore Roosevelt, 1904.jpg AltonBParker.png
Nominee Theodore Roosevelt Alton B. Parker
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York New York
Running mate Charles W. Fairbanks Henry G. Davis
Electoral vote 16 0
Popular vote 257,822 165,746
Percentage 57.92% 37.24%

President before election

Theodore Roosevelt
Republican

Elected President

Theodore Roosevelt
Republican

Massachusetts voted for the Republican nominee, President Theodore Roosevelt, over the Democratic nominee, former Chief Judge of New York Court of Appeals Alton B. Parker. Roosevelt won the state by a margin of 20.68%.

ResultsEdit

1904 United States presidential election in Massachusetts[2]
Party Candidate Running mate Popular vote Electoral vote
Count % Count %
Republican Theodore Roosevelt of New York Charles Warren Fairbanks of Indiana 257,822 57.92% 16 100.00%
Democratic Alton Brooks Parker of New York Henry Gassaway Davis of West Virginia 165,746 37.24% 0 0.00%
Socialist Eugene Victor Debs of Indiana Benjamin Hanford of New York 13,604 3.06% 0 0.00%
Prohibition Silas Comfort Swallow of Pennsylvania George Washington Carroll of Texas 4,279 0.96% 0 0.00%
Socialist Labor Charles Hunter Corregan of New York William Wesley Cox of Illinois 2,359 0.53% 0 0.00%
People's Thomas Edward Watson of Georgia Thomas Tibbles of Nebraska 1,294 0.28% 0 0.00%
N/A Others Others 5 0.01% 0 0.00%
Total 445,109 100.00% 16 100.00%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the United States, Colonial Times to 1970, part 2, p. 1072.
  2. ^ "1904 Presidential General Election Results - Massachusetts". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 23 December 2013.