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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline May 01, 1876 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1876 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1876 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 08, 1877 - 12:00pm
Term End January 10, 1881 - 12:00pm
Turnout 21.74% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedev September 04, 2011 10:33pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/23/1873
NameJohn Lourie Beveridge Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/23/1873 - 01/08/1877 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1880
NameShelby Moore Cullom Votes314,565 (50.57%)
Term01/10/1881 - 02/16/1883 Margin37,033 (+5.95%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 24, 1876 IL Governor-R Convention Shelby Moore Cullom
R 616
Jul 27, 1876 IL Governor-D Convention Lewis Steward
D 763
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Name Rep. Shelby Moore Cullom Lewis Steward (W) Samuel B. Allen (W) James F. Simpson  
PartyRepublican Democratic Unknown Prohibition  
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Uncertified Votes279,263 (50.58%) 272,465 (49.35%) 184 (0.03%) 181 (0.03%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -6,798 (-1.23%) -279,079 (-50.55%) -279,082 (-50.55%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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