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Date Type Results
Nov 06, 2018 General Election
 Kay Ivey(I)
1,022,457
59.46%
 Walter Maddox
694,495
40.39%
  Write-In (W)
2,637
0.15%
 Christopher A. Countryman (W)
0
0.00%
 Chad "Chig" Martin (W)
0
0.00%
 Tony Hewitt, Jr. (W)
0
0.00%
Apr 10, 2017 Appointment
 Kay Ivey
1
100.00%
Nov 04, 2014 General Election
 Robert Bentley(I)
750,231
63.56%
 Parker Griffith
427,787
36.24%
  Write-In (W)
2,395
0.20%
Nov 02, 2010 General Election
 Robert Bentley
860,472
57.58%
 Ron Sparks
625,710
41.87%
  Write-In (W)
6,051
0.40%
 Bradley Byrne (W)
1,773
0.12%
 Artur Davis (W)
132
0.01%
 Roy Moore (W)
42
0.00%
 Cam Newton (W)
25
0.00%
  Tim James (W)
24
0.00%
 Condoleezza Rice (W)
14
0.00%
 Charles W. Barkley (W)
9
0.00%
 Nick Saban (W)
8
0.00%
 Bob Riley(I) (W)
7
0.00%
 Loretta Lynn Nall (W)
4
0.00%
  George C. Wallace, Jr. (W)
2
0.00%
Nov 07, 2006 General Election
 Bob Riley(I)
718,327
57.45%
 Lucy Baxley
519,827
41.57%
  Write-In (W)
9,783
0.78%
 Roy Moore (W)
1,771
0.14%
 Charles W. Barkley (W)
382
0.03%
 Loretta Lynn Nall (W)
259
0.02%
 Donald E. "Don" Siegelman (W)
36
0.00%
  Artur Davis (W)
7
0.00%
 George C. Wallace, Jr. (W)
4
0.00%
 Guy Hunt (W)
3
0.00%
 James E. "Jim" Folsom, Jr. (W)
2
0.00%
Nov 05, 2002 General Election
 Bob Riley
672,225
49.09%
 Donald E. "Don" Siegelman(I)
669,105
48.86%
 John P. Sophocleus
23,272
1.70%
  Others (W)
2,451
0.18%
Nov 03, 1998 General Election
 Donald E. "Don" Siegelman
760,115
57.55%
 Forrest Hood "Fob" James(I)
554,746
42.00%
  Others
2,941
0.22%
Nov 08, 1994 General Election
 Forrest Hood "Fob" James
604,926
50.33%
 James E. "Jim" Folsom, Jr.(I)
594,169
49.43%
 Unidentified Scattering (W)
2,874
0.24%
Apr 22, 1993 Appointment
 James E. "Jim" Folsom, Jr.
1
100.00%
Nov 06, 1990 General Election
 Guy Hunt(I)
633,519
52.11%
 Paul R. Hubbert
582,106
47.89%
Nov 04, 1986 General Election
 Guy Hunt
696,203
56.45%
 Bill Baxley
537,163
43.55%
Nov 02, 1982 General Election
 George C. Wallace
650,538
57.64%
 Emory M. Folmar
440,815
39.06%
 Leo Suiter
17,936
1.59%
 Henry Klingler
7,671
0.68%
 John Jackson
4,693
0.42%
 John Dyer
4,364
0.39%
 Martin J. Boyers
2,578
0.23%
Nov 07, 1978 General Election
 Forrest Hood "Fob" James
551,786
71.50%
 Guy Hunt
196,693
25.49%
 Jim Partain
8,103
1.05%
 Richard Dare
3,522
0.46%
Nov 05, 1974 General Election
 George C. Wallace(I)
497,574
83.16%
 Elvin McCary
88,381
14.77%
 Jim Partain
12,350
2.06%
Nov 03, 1970 General Election
 George C. Wallace
637,046
74.51%
 John Cashin
125,491
14.68%
 A.C. Shelton
75,679
8.85%
 Jerome B. Couch
9,705
1.14%
 Menter G. Walker
3,534
0.41%
 John Watts
3,497
0.41%
May 07, 1968 Appointment
 Albert P. Brewer
1
100.00%
Nov 08, 1966 General Election
 Lurleen Burns Wallace
537,505
63.38%
 James D. Martin
262,943
31.00%
 Carl Robinson
47,653
5.62%
Nov 06, 1962 General Election
 George C. Wallace
303,987
96.27%
 Frank P. Walls
11,789
3.73%
Nov 04, 1958 General Election
 John Patterson
234,583
88.22%
 William Longshore
30,415
11.44%
 William Jackson
903
0.34%
Nov 02, 1954 General Election
 James E. Folsom, Sr.
244,401
73.37%
 Tom Abernethy
88,688
26.63%
 Unidentified Scattering (W)
1
0.00%
Nov 07, 1950 General Election
 Gordon Persons
154,414
91.08%
 John S. Crowder
15,127
8.92%
Nov 05, 1946 General Election
 James E. Folsom, Sr.
174,962
88.67%
 Lyman Ward
22,362
11.33%
Nov 03, 1942 General Election
 Chauncey Sparks
69,048
88.96%
 Hugh McEniry
8,167
10.52%
 Ordway Southard
402
0.52%
Nov 08, 1938 General Election
 Frank Dixon
115,761
87.52%
 W.A. Clardy
16,513
12.48%
Nov 06, 1934 General Election
 Bibb Graves
155,197
86.93%
 Edmund H. Dryer
22,621
12.67%
 Arlie Barber
440
0.25%
 J. M. Davis
270
0.15%
Nov 04, 1930 General Election
 Benjamin M. Miller
155,034
61.82%
 Hugh A. Locke
95,745
38.18%
Nov 02, 1926 General Election
 Bibb Graves
93,432
81.22%
 J.A. Bingham
21,605
18.78%
Nov 07, 1922 General Election
 William W. Brandon
113,605
77.56%
 Oliver D. Street
31,175
21.28%
 Arlie Barber
1,697
1.16%
Nov 02, 1918 General Election
 Thomas E. Kilby
54,746
80.22%
 Dallas B. Smith
13,497
19.78%
Nov 03, 1914 General Election
 Charles Henderson
61,307
78.72%
 John B. Shields
11,773
15.12%
 E.H. Cross
3,611
4.64%
 W.C. Swain
1,186
1.52%
Nov 08, 1910 General Election
 Emmet O'Neal
77,694
78.61%
 Joseph O. Thompson
19,260
19.49%
 Luther R. Carter
1,042
1.05%
 Charles H. Scott
837
0.85%
 J.A. Dawson (W)
2
0.00%
 D.B. Dobson (W)
2
0.00%
 Aaron Bressler (W)
1
0.00%
Nov 06, 1906 General Election
 Braxton Bragg Comer
61,223
85.48%
 Asa E. Stratton
9,981
13.94%
 J. N. Abbott
417
0.58%
Nov 02, 1902 General Election
 William D. Jelks(I)
67,748
73.72%
 John A. W. Smith
24,150
26.28%
Jun 11, 1901 Appointment
 William D. Jelks
1
100.00%
Nov 06, 1900 General Election
 William J. Samford
115,167
71.57%
 John A. Steele
28,305
17.59%
 Grattan B. Crowe
17,444
10.84%
Aug 01, 1898 General Election
 Joseph Forney Johnston(I)
110,551
66.97%
 Gilbert B. Dean
50,052
30.32%
 Andrew J. Warner
3,134
1.90%
 W. B. Witherspoon
1,327
0.80%
Aug 03, 1896 General Election
 Joseph Forney Johnston
128,549
59.01%
 Albert T. Goodwyn
89,290
40.99%
  Others
4
0.00%
Aug 06, 1894 General Election
 William Calvin Oates
110,875
57.10%
 Reuben F. Kolb
83,292
42.90%
  Others
3
0.00%
Aug 01, 1892 General Election
 Thomas Goode Jones(I)
126,955
52.19%
 Reuben F. Kolb
115,732
47.58%
  Others
550
0.23%
Aug 04, 1890 General Election
 Thomas Goode Jones
139,912
76.12%
 Benjamin M. Long
42,391
23.06%
 L. C. Coulson
1,385
0.75%
  Others
109
0.06%
Aug 06, 1888 General Election
 Thomas Seay(I)
155,973
77.60%
 W. T. Ewing
44,707
22.24%
 J. C. Orr
295
0.15%
  Others
16
0.01%
Aug 02, 1886 General Election
 Thomas Seay
145,095
79.43%
 Arthur Bingham
36,793
20.14%
 John T. Tanner
576
0.32%
  Others
204
0.11%
Aug 04, 1884 General Election
 Edward Asbury O'Neal(I)
143,229
99.71%
  Others
415
0.29%
Aug 07, 1882 General Election
 Edward Asbury O'Neal
102,617
68.70%
 James L. Sheffield
46,742
31.29%
  Others
2
0.00%
Aug 02, 1880 General Election
 Rufus Wills Cobb(I)
134,905
76.10%
 James Madison Pickens
42,363
23.90%
Aug 05, 1878 General Election
 Rufus Wills Cobb
88,255
100.00%
Aug 07, 1876 General Election
 George Smith Houston(I)
107,118
65.80%
 Noadiah Woodruff
55,682
34.20%
Nov 03, 1874 General Election
 George Smith Houston
107,118
53.28%
 David Peter Lewis(I)
93,928
46.72%
Nov 05, 1872 General Election
 David Peter Lewis
89,868
52.48%
 T. Hendon
81,371
47.52%
Nov 08, 1870 General Election
 Robert Burns Lindsay
77,723
50.47%
 William Hugh Smith(I)
76,282
49.53%
Feb 04, 1868 General Election
 William Hugh Smith
62,067
100.00%
Nov 06, 1865 General Election
 Robert Miller Patton
20,611
45.21%
 Michael J. Bulger
16,380
35.93%
 William R. Smith
8,557
18.77%
  Others
45
0.10%
Jun 21, 1865 Appointment
 Lewis E. Parsons
1
100.00%
Aug 01, 1859 General Election
 Andrew B. Moore(I)
52,786
72.78%
 William F. Samford
19,745
27.22%
Aug 03, 1857 General Election
 Andrew B. Moore
41,871
94.48%
  Scattering
2,447
5.52%
Aug 06, 1855 General Election
 John A. Winston(I)
43,930
57.79%
 George D. Shortridge
32,086
42.21%
Aug 01, 1853 General Election
 John A. Winston
30,116
64.63%
 William S. Earnest
10,157
21.80%
 Alvis Q. Nicks
5,763
12.37%
 Richard Wilde Walker
561
1.20%
Aug 04, 1851 General Election
 Henry W. Collier(I)
37,480
85.76%
 James Shields
5,749
13.16%
 William L. Yancey
412
0.94%
 Nathaniel Terry
61
0.14%
  Others
0
0.00%
Aug 06, 1849 General Election
 Henry W. Collier
37,281
98.18%
  Scattering
692
1.82%
Aug 02, 1847 General Election
 Reuben Chapman
30,622
56.85%
 Nicholas Davis
23,247
43.15%
Aug 04, 1845 General Election
 Joshua L. Martin
30,261
53.55%
 Nathaniel Terry
25,587
45.28%
 Nicholas Davis
665
1.18%
Aug 07, 1843 General Election
 Benjamin Fitzpatrick(I)
1
100.00%
Aug 02, 1841 General Election
 Benjamin Fitzpatrick
27,974
56.87%
 James W. McLung
21,219
43.13%
Aug 03, 1839 General Election
 Arthur P. Bagby(I)
20,451
92.29%
 Arthur F. Hopkins
1,708
7.71%
Aug 07, 1837 General Election
 Arthur P. Bagby
24,419
54.79%
 Samuel W. Oliver
20,152
45.21%
Jul 17, 1837 Appointment
 Hugh McVay
1
100.00%
Aug 03, 1835 General Election
 Clement C. Clay
23,279
65.44%
 Enoch Parsons
12,209
34.32%
  Scattering
83
0.23%
Aug 05, 1833 General Election
 John Gayle(I)
9,750
100.00%
Aug 01, 1831 General Election
 John Gayle
14,403
55.01%
 Nicholas Davis
8,137
31.08%
 Samuel B. Moore(I)
3,643
13.91%
Mar 03, 1831 Appointment
 Samuel B. Moore
1
100.00%
Aug 03, 1829 General Election
 Gabriel Moore
10,956
100.00%
Aug 06, 1827 General Election
 John Murphy(I)
9,231
99.25%
  Scattering
70
0.75%
Aug 01, 1825 General Election
 John Murphy
12,184
100.00%
Aug 04, 1823 General Election
 Israel Pickens(I)
13,069
55.85%
 Henry H. Chambers
10,331
44.15%
Aug 06, 1821 General Election
 Israel Pickens
9,616
57.43%
 Henry H. Chambers
7,129
42.57%
Jul 15, 1820 Appointment
 Thomas Bibb
1
100.00%
Sep 21, 1819 General Election
 William W. Bibb
8,321
53.82%
 Marmaduke Williams
7,140
46.18%

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