All 1916 Results

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General Elections (21)Primary Elections (0)Special Elections (1)
1916Governor
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
James P. Goodrich* Republican 337,831 47.81
John Alfred McDowell Adair Democratic 325,060 46.00
William W. Farmer Socialist 22,156 3.14
Alfred L. Mondy Prohibition 15,454 2.19
Thomas A. Dailey Progressive 4,573 0.65
Joseph B. Trunko Socialist Labor 1,553 0.22
Total Votes 706,627
Margin of Victory 12,771 1.81%
1916U.S. Senate (Class 1)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Harry Stewart New* Republican 337,089 47.77
John Worth Kern (i) Democratic 325,588 46.14
Joseph Zimmerman Socialist 21,558 3.05
Elwood Haynes Prohibition 15,598 2.21
John Napier Dyer Progressive 4,272 0.61
Ira J. Baker Socialist Labor 1,562 0.22
Total Votes 705,667
Margin of Victory 11,501 1.63%
1916U.S. Senate (Class 3) *SPECIAL ELECTION*
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
James E. Watson* Republican 335,193 47.66
Thomas Taggart Democratic 325,577 46.29
Edward Henry Socialist 21,626 3.07
William Hickman Prohibition 16,095 2.29
John F. Clifford Progressive 4,798 0.68
Total Votes 703,289
Margin of Victory 9,616 1.37%
1916U.S. House (District 1)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
George K. Denton* Democratic 23,278 48.11
S. Wallace Cook Republican 22,955 47.44
Benjamin S. Reese Prohibition 1,243 2.57
William Crecileus Socialist 623 1.29
William F. McElderry Progressive 285 0.59
Total Votes 48,384
Margin of Victory 323 0.67%
1916U.S. House (District 2)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Oscar Edward Bland* Republican 24,764 47.34
William Allen Cullop (i) Democratic 23,759 45.42
Zimri W. Garten Socialist 2,860 5.47
H. J. Beddinger Prohibition 622 1.19
Stephen A. Burton Progressive 304 0.58
Total Votes 52,309
Margin of Victory 1,005 1.92%
1916U.S. House (District 3)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
William E. Cox (i)* Democratic 24,738 52.09
John Homer Edwards Republican 21,831 45.97
Alvin L. Ogle Prohibition 511 1.08
William D. Bartle Socialist 277 0.58
William Wagoner Progressive 134 0.28
Total Votes 47,491
Margin of Victory 2,907 6.12%
1916U.S. House (District 4)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Lincoln Dixon (i)* Democratic 24,925 51.47
Mauley D. Wilson Republican 22,753 46.99
Floyd N. Kissel Progressive 677 1.40
William F. Carmichael Socialist 67 0.14
Total Votes 48,422
Margin of Victory 2,172 4.48%
1916U.S. House (District 5)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Everett Sanders* Republican 20,977 40.60
Ralph Wilbur Moss (i) Democratic 20,285 39.26
Eugene Victor Debs Socialist 8,866 17.16
Dayton F. Haworth Progressive 1,536 2.97
Total Votes 51,664
Margin of Victory 692 1.34%
1916U.S. House (District 6)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Daniel Webster Comstock* Republican 23,831 48.60
Finly H. Gray (i) Democratic 22,853 46.61
Ralph Gest Socialist 1,198 2.44
Cuthbert L. Summerson Prohibition 804 1.64
George R. Carter Progressive 344 0.70
Total Votes 49,030
Margin of Victory 978 1.99%
1916U.S. House (District 7)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Merrill Moores (i)* Republican 40,862 51.83
Chalmer Schlosser Democratic 34,732 44.06
Joseph A. Leonard Prohibition 2,259 2.87
Edward W. Clark Socialist 753 0.96
Edward F. Jones Progressive 229 0.29
Total Votes 78,835
Margin of Victory 6,130 7.77%
1916U.S. House (District 8)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Albert H. Vestal* Republican 26,135 48.02
Jacob F. Denny Democratic 23,854 43.83
W. S. Whiting Prohibition 2,348 4.31
Fred S. Hurlburt Socialist 1,753 3.22
Carl W. Thompson Progressive 332 0.61
Total Votes 54,422
Margin of Victory 2,281 4.19%
1916U.S. House (District 9)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Fred S. Purnell* Republican 27,712 50.35
David Fudge Maish Democratic 24,547 44.60
G. Stanley West Progressive 1,425 2.59
John C. Kahlenbeck Socialist 1,316 2.39
John W. Whicken Prohibition 43 0.08
Total Votes 55,043
Margin of Victory 3,165 5.75%
1916U.S. House (District 10)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
William Robert Wood (i)* Republican 31,895 56.85
George E. Hershman Democratic 23,077 41.13
Isaac S. Wade Socialist 622 1.11
John G. Brown Progressive 471 0.84
Ervin S. Whitmer Prohibition 39 0.07
Total Votes 56,104
Margin of Victory 8,818 15.72%
1916U.S. House (District 11)
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Candidate Party Votes %
Milton Kraus* Republican 25,006 46.30
George W. Rauch (i) Democratic 24,578 45.51
Layman H. Jackman Progressive 2,350 4.35
Walen J. Conarty Prohibition 2,071 3.83
Total Votes 54,005
Margin of Victory 428 0.79%
1916U.S. House (District 12)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Louis W. Fairfield* Republican 23,773 51.09
Cyrus Cline (i) Democratic 20,603 44.28
L. Lloyd Armstrong Prohibition 1,211 2.60
William O. Bailey Progressive 942 2.02
Total Votes 46,529
Margin of Victory 3,170 6.81%
1916U.S. House (District 13)
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Henry A. Barnhart (i)* Democratic 30,537 47.65
Andrew J. Hickey Republican 30,246 47.20
William C. Alexander Prohibition 1,825 2.85
John M. Jolly Progressive 1,476 2.30
Total Votes 64,084
Margin of Victory 291 0.45%
1916Lieutenant Governor
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Edgar D. Bush* Republican 337,308 47.87
Mason Jenks Niblack Democratic 324,174 46.00
Samuel S. Condo Socialist 21,623 3.07
Albert Stanley Prohibition 15,479 2.20
Milo J. Bowman, Jr. Progressive 4,507 0.64
William Holmes Socialist Labor 1,573 0.22
Total Votes 704,664
Margin of Victory 13,134 1.87%
1916Secretary of State
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Edward L. Jackson* Republican 337,851 47.93
Homer Livingstone Cook (i) Democratic 323,686 45.92
Max E. Matthews Socialist 21,648 3.07
Ransom Popa Prohibition 15,567 2.21
James M. Zion Progressive 4,543 0.64
August Stoeffler Socialist Labor 1,556 0.22
Total Votes 704,851
Margin of Victory 14,165 2.01%
1916Auditor of State
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Otto L. Klaus* Republican 337,254 47.84
Dale J. Crittenberger (i) Democratic 323,832 45.94
Russell Wyttenbach Socialist 21,717 3.08
Harry Peacock Prohibition 15,926 2.26
William C. Camp Progressive 4,598 0.65
Harry A. Barnes Socialist Labor 1,587 0.23
Total Votes 704,914
Margin of Victory 13,422 1.90%
1916Treasurer of State
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Uz McMurtrie* Republican 336,912 47.80
George A. Bittler (i) Democratic 324,718 46.07
Charles R. Fenimore Socialist 21,682 3.08
Alexander W. Benham Prohibition 15,493 2.20
Ward A. Smith Progressive 4,458 0.63
Oscar Viewegh Socialist Labor 1,556 0.22
Total Votes 704,819
Margin of Victory 12,194 1.73%
1916Supt. of Public Instruction
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Horace Ellis* Republican 337,249 47.88
Samuel L. Scott Democratic 324,009 46.00
Arthur A. Carmichael Socialist 21,615 3.07
Elcharles Devore Prohibition 15,544 2.21
Claudia Schad Progressive 4,454 0.63
Frank Hershel Socialist Labor 1,565 0.22
Total Votes 704,436
Margin of Victory 13,240 1.88%
1916Attorney General
Held on Tuesday, November 7, 1916
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Candidate Party Votes %
Ele Stansbury* Republican 336,979 47.83
Evan Brown Stotsenburg (i) Democratic 324,108 46.01
Frank S. LaMont Socialist 21,591 3.06
Tilghman E. Ballard Prohibition 15,742 2.23
John H. Kingsbury Progressive 4,486 0.64
Henry Kuerst Socialist Labor 1,557 0.22
Total Votes 704,463
Margin of Victory 12,871 1.82%
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