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Parents > United States > Iowa > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1858 - 12:00pm
Polls Open January 26, 1858 - 07:00am
Polls Close January 26, 1858 - 07:00pm
Term Start March 04, 1859 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1865 - 12:00pm
ContributorNothing wrong, just gone
Last Modifiedev December 06, 2009 11:41pm
Data SourcesIowa archives
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/21/1852
NameGeorge W. Jones Votes59 (65.56%)
Term03/04/1853 - 03/03/1859 Margin28 (+31.11%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1864
NameJames Wilson Grimes Votes123 (95.35%)
Term03/04/1865 - 12/06/1869 Margin118 (+91.47%)
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Name Gov. James Wilson Grimes Ben M. Samuels  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Certified Votes64 (73.56%) 23 (26.44%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -41 (-47.13%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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