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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1872 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1872 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1872 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 13, 1873 - 12:00pm
Term End January 23, 1873 - 12:00pm
Turnout 17.21% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedev July 29, 2007 11:33pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1868
NameJohn McAuley Palmer Votes249,912 (55.57%)
Term01/11/1869 - 01/13/1873 Margin50,099 (+11.14%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/23/1873
NameJohn Lourie Beveridge Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/23/1873 - 01/08/1877 Margin1 (+100.00%)
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Name Gov. Richard James Oglesby Ambassador Gustavus Koerner Benjamin G. Wright  
PartyRepublican Liberal Republican Independent Democrat  
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Uncertified Votes237,774 (54.41%) 197,084 (45.10%) 2,185 (0.50%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -40,690 (-9.31%) -235,589 (-53.91%)  
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