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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1848 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open September 11, 1848 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close September 11, 1848 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start May 08, 1849 - 12:00pm
Term End May 08, 1850 - 12:00pm
Turnout 16.04% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker April 21, 2005 11:21pm
Data SourcesUnited States Gubernatorial Elections, 1776-1860 The Official Results by State and County Michael J. Dubin

American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan

No candidate having received a majority of the vote, the Legislature elected Dana Governor.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won09/13/1847
NameJohn W. Dana Votes33,429 (51.19%)
Term05/08/1848 - 05/08/1849 Margin9,183 (+14.06%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won09/10/1849
NameJohn Hubbard Votes37,636 (51.01%)
Term05/08/1850 - 05/08/1851 Margin9,580 (+12.98%)
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Name (I) Gov. John W. Dana Elijah L. Hamlin Samuel Fessenden Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Whig Liberty  
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Uncertified Votes38,720 (48.10%) 29,738 (36.94%) 11,484 (14.27%) 553 (0.69%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -8,982 (-11.16%) -27,236 (-33.84%) -38,167 (-47.42%)  
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