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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline February 07, 1878 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 08, 1878 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close October 08, 1878 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 21, 1879 - 12:00pm
Term End January 16, 1883 - 12:00pm
Turnout 19.93% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH August 24, 2015 04:13pm
Data SourcesPennsylvania Manual (1935), p. 411.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won10/12/1875
NameJohn F. Hartranft Votes304,175 (49.90%)
Term01/20/1876 - 01/20/1879 Margin12,030 (+1.97%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1882
NameRobert Emory Pattison Votes355,791 (47.83%)
Term01/20/1883 - 01/20/1887 Margin40,202 (+5.40%)
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Name Henry Martyn Hoyt Andrew H. Dill Samuel R. Mason Franklin H. Lane  
PartyRepublican Democratic Greenback Prohibition  
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Certified Votes319,567 (45.52%) 297,060 (42.31%) 81,758 (11.65%) 3,653 (0.52%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -22,507 (-3.21%) -237,809 (-33.87%) -315,914 (-45.00%)  
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