Orville J. Covault

Offices

We found no record of Orville J. Covault serving in elected office in Indiana. Our database only focuses on state and federal offices, so it's possible they served at a different level, or in an office not currently in our database.

Elections

1932–Treasurer of State LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 1932
55.07%
William Storen (i)*, Democratic, 859,586 votes
42.75%
Mary A. Sleeth, Republican, 667,177 votes
 1.21%
George M. Larrair, Socialist, 18,877 votes
 0.59%
Frank C. Lash, Prohibition, 9,185 votes
 0.14%
Burl Leach, Communist, 2,110 votes
 0.13%
Wiley J. Rominger, National, 2,031 votes
 0.12%
Orville J. Covault, Socialist Labor, 1,810 votes
Out of 1,560,776 votes casts, the margin of victory was 192,409 (12.32%)
1940–Supt. of Public Instruction LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1940
49.87%
Clement T. Malan*, Republican, 877,166 votes
49.73%
Floyd I. McMurray (i), Democratic, 874,754 votes
 0.28%
Marion C. Miller, Prohibition, 4,889 votes
 0.08%
Lois E. Newland, Socialist, 1,452 votes
 0.04%
Orville J. Covault, Socialist Labor, 637 votes
Out of 1,758,898 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,412 (0.14%)
1942–Treasurer of State LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1942
54.24%
James M. Givens (i)*, Republican, 693,143 votes
44.93%
Harry E. McClain, Democratic, 574,234 votes
 0.68%
F. O. Ross, Prohibition, 8,713 votes
 0.15%
Orville J. Covault, Socialist Labor, 1,904 votes
Out of 1,277,994 votes casts, the margin of victory was 118,909 (9.31%)
In the 3 races for which we have results, Orville J. Covault had a record of 0-3. That includes a record of 0-3 in 3 general elections.