Carrie Anderson Ketchum

Notable Facts

  • Served as Senate President Pro Tempore in the 78th General Assembly (1932-1934)


Indiana Senate
Bartholomew, Decatur, Franklin, Union Counties
In office
Nov 3, 1926 to Nov 7, 1934

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Carrie Anderson Ketchum spent 8 years, 6 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1940–Lieutenant Governor LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1940
Charles M. Dawson*, Republican, 881,684 votes
Carrie Anderson Ketchum, Democratic, 871,922 votes
Harry Peacock, Prohibition, 4,832 votes
Eugene R. Cole, Socialist, 1,496 votes
Louis Branson Roebuck, Socialist Labor, 644 votes
Out of 1,760,578 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,762 (0.56%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, Carrie Anderson Ketchum had a record of 0-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election.