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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1898 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 01, 1898 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close August 01, 1898 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start December 01, 1898 - 12:00pm
Term End December 01, 1900 - 12:00pm
Turnout 10.91% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH February 01, 2011 06:18pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won08/03/1896
NameJoseph Forney Johnston Votes128,549 (59.01%)
Term12/01/1896 - 12/01/1898 Margin39,259 (+18.02%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1900
NameWilliam J. Samford Votes115,167 (71.57%)
Term12/26/1900 - 06/11/1901 Margin86,862 (+53.98%)
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Name (I) Gov. Joseph Forney Johnston Gilbert B. Dean Andrew J. Warner W. B. Witherspoon  
PartyDemocratic Populist Colored Republican Prohibition  
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Uncertified Votes110,551 (66.98%) 50,052 (30.32%) 3,134 (1.90%) 1,327 (0.80%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -60,499 (-36.65%) -107,417 (-65.08%) -109,224 (-66.17%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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