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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive
OfficePresident
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1836 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 20, 1835 - 06:00am
Polls Close May 22, 1835 - 08:00pm
Term Start March 04, 1837 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1841 - 12:00pm
Turnout 0.00% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler July 21, 2007 03:18pm
Data SourcesConvention Decisions and Voting Records - Bain & Parris
Description The second Democratic National Convention was held in the First Presbyterian Church building in Baltimore MD. The convention was attended by over 600 delegates from 22 states and the territories of Arkansas and Michigan.

Chairman: Andrew Stevenson VA

Martin Van Buren was nominated for President unanimously on the first ballot. Richard M. Johnson KY was nominated for Vice President on the first ballot with 178 votes against 87 votes for William C. Rives VA.

Previous Democratic National Convention (1832): [Link]

Next Democratic National Convention (1840): [Link]
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/05/1832
NameAndrew Jackson Votes219 (76.57%)
Term03/04/1833 - 03/04/1837 Margin170 (+59.44%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/07/1836
NameMartin Van Buren Votes170 (57.82%)
Term03/04/1837 - 03/04/1841 Margin97 (+32.99%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceUS President 12/07/1836
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Name Vice President Martin Van Buren  
PartyDemocratic  
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Uncertified Votes265 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
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Veg Nothing wrong, just gone
 

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