1874 Missouri gubernatorial election

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Missouri gubernatorial election, 1874

← 1872 November 3, 1874 1876 →
  Charles Henry Hardin.jpg No image.svg
Nominee Charles Henry Hardin William Gentry
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 149,566 112,104
Percentage 57.16% 42.84%

Governor before election

Silas Woodson

Elected Governor

Charles Henry Hardin

The Missouri gubernatorial election of 1874 was Missouri's 18th gubernatorial election. The election was held on November 3, 1874 and resulted in a victory for the Democratic nominee, Charles Henry Hardin, over the Republican candidate, William Gentry.


1874 gubernatorial election, Missouri[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Charles Henry Hardin 149,566 57.16 +0.90
Republican William Gentry 121,889 42.84 -0.90
Majority 37,462 14.32 +1.80
Turnout 261,670 15.20
Democratic hold Swing


  1. ^ http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=263368
Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1874_Missouri_gubernatorial_election&oldid=872535851"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri_gubernatorial_election,_1874
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "1874 Missouri gubernatorial election"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA