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Parents > United States > West Virginia > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1880 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 12, 1880 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close October 12, 1880 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1881 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1885 - 12:00pm
Turnout 19.22% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker September 22, 2005 11:48pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won10/10/1876
NameHenry Mason Mathews Votes56,206 (56.20%)
Term03/04/1877 - 03/04/1881 Margin12,729 (+12.73%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won10/14/1884
NameEmanuel Willis Wilson Votes71,408 (51.95%)
Term03/04/1885 - 02/05/1890 Margin5,349 (+3.89%)
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Name Jacob Beeson Jackson George C. Sturgiss N. B. French  
PartyDemocratic Republican Greenback  
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Uncertified Votes60,991 (51.31%) 44,855 (37.73%) 13,027 (10.96%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -16,136 (-13.57%) -47,964 (-40.35%)  
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