William P. O'Neill

Notable Facts

  • Served as Presiding Officer, Lt. Governor in the 68th General Assembly (1912-1914)
  • Served as Presiding Officer, Lt. Governor in the 69th General Assembly (1914-1916)


Lieutenant Governor
In office
Jan 13, 1913 to Jan 8, 1917

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Left: Did Not Run
William P. O'Neill spent 3 years, 11 months, 26 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1912–Lieutenant Governor WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1912
William P. O'Neill*, Democratic, 275,666 votes
Frederick Landis, Progressive (Bull Moose), 156,798 votes
Thomas Taylor Moore, Republican, 147,481 votes
Samuel S. Condo, Socialist, 35,796 votes
Albert Jackman, Prohibition, 18,579 votes
Ira J. Baker, Socialist Labor, 2,881 votes
Out of 637,201 votes casts, the margin of victory was 118,868 (18.65%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, William P. O'Neill had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.