William O. Bailey

Offices

We found no record of William O. Bailey 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

1906–Supt. of Public Instruction LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1906
50.07%
Fassett A. Cotton (i)*, Republican, 289,756 votes
44.77%
Robert J. Aley, Democratic, 259,064 votes
 3.41%
William O. Bailey, Prohibition, 19,730 votes
 1.33%
Oren C. McDonald, Socialist, 7,702 votes
 0.26%
Fred Beach, Socialist Labor, 1,503 votes
 0.16%
William E. Hurley, People's (Populist), 922 votes
Out of 578,677 votes casts, the margin of victory was 30,692 (5.30%)
1916–U.S. House (District 12) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1916
51.09%
Louis W. Fairfield*, Republican, 23,773 votes
44.28%
Cyrus Cline (i), Democratic, 20,603 votes
 2.60%
L. Lloyd Armstrong, Prohibition, 1,211 votes
 2.02%
William O. Bailey, Progressive, 942 votes
Out of 46,529 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,170 (6.81%)
1924–Supt. of Public Instruction LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1924
55.55%
Henry N. Sherwood*, Republican, 674,241 votes
43.64%
Samuel L. Scott, Democratic, 529,757 votes
 0.50%
Lois E. Newland, Socialist, 6,090 votes
 0.31%
William O. Bailey, Prohibition, 3,726 votes
Out of 1,213,814 votes casts, the margin of victory was 144,484 (11.91%)
In the 3 races for which we have results, William O. Bailey had a record of 0-3. That includes a record of 0-3 in 3 general elections.