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Parents > United States > West Virginia > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1896 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1896 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1896 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1897 - 12:00pm
Term End March 04, 1901 - 12:00pm
Turnout 26.41% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH August 08, 2011 12:02am
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1892
NameWilliam Alexander MacCorkle Votes84,585 (49.37%)
Term03/04/1893 - 03/04/1897 Margin3,927 (+2.29%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1900
NameAlbert Blakeslee White Votes118,798 (53.84%)
Term03/04/1901 - 03/04/1905 Margin18,565 (+8.41%)
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Name Rep. George Wesley Atkinson Cornelius C. Watts T. C. Johnson N.W. Fitzgerald Others  
PartyRepublican Democratic Prohibition Populist Other  
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Uncertified Votes105,588 (52.41%) 93,558 (46.44%) 1,345 (0.67%) 813 (0.40%) 168 (0.08%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -12,030 (-5.97%) -104,243 (-51.74%) -104,775 (-52.00%) -105,420 (-52.32%)  
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