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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1860 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 06, 1860 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1860 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 14, 1861 - 12:00pm
Term End January 16, 1865 - 12:00pm
Turnout 19.65% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedev December 13, 2008 12:29am
Data SourcesUnited States Gubernatorial Elections, 1776-1860 The Official results by State and County Michael J. Dubin
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won03/21/1860
NameJohn Wood Votes1 (100.00%)
Term03/21/1860 - 01/14/1861 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1864
NameRichard James Oglesby Votes190,376 (54.54%)
Term01/16/1865 - 01/11/1869 Margin31,675 (+9.07%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 09, 1860 IL Governor-R Convention Richard Yates
R 636
Jun 13, 1860 IL Governor-D Convention James Cameron Allen
D 409
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Name Rep. Richard Yates Rep. James Cameron Allen Thomas Hope Rep. John Todd Stuart J. W. Chickering William Brown John Hassack
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Democrat Constitutional Union Unknown Unknown Unknown
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Uncertified Votes172,196 (51.19%) 159,253 (47.34%) 2,049 (0.61%) 1,626 (0.48%) 1,148 (0.34%) 68 (0.02%) 46 (0.01%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -12,943 (-3.85%) -170,147 (-50.58%) -170,570 (-50.70%) -171,048 (-50.85%) -172,128 (-51.17%) -172,150 (-51.17%)
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