Carl W. Thompson

Offices

We found no record of Carl W. Thompson 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

1916–U.S. House (District 8) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1916
48.02%
Albert H. Vestal*, Republican, 26,135 votes
43.83%
Jacob F. Denny, Democratic, 23,854 votes
 4.31%
W. S. Whiting, Prohibition, 2,348 votes
 3.22%
Fred S. Hurlburt, Socialist, 1,753 votes
 0.61%
Carl W. Thompson, Progressive, 332 votes
Out of 54,422 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,281 (4.19%)
1940–U.S. Senate (Class 1) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1940
50.45%
Raymond Eugene Willis*, Republican, 888,070 votes
49.13%
Sherman Minton (i), Democratic, 864,803 votes
 0.32%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 5,621 votes
 0.10%
John H. Kingsbury, Socialist, 1,751 votes
Out of 1,760,245 votes casts, the margin of victory was 23,267 (1.32%)
1944–U.S. Senate (Class 3) LOST
Special Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1944
52.11%
William Ezra Jenner*, Republican, 857,250 votes
47.14%
Cornelius O'Brien, Democratic, 775,417 votes
 0.75%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 12,349 votes
Out of 1,645,016 votes casts, the margin of victory was 81,833 (4.97%)
1946–U.S. House (District 10) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1946
59.29%
Raymond Springer (i)*, Republican, 70,969 votes
37.44%
Frank C. Unger, Democratic, 44,807 votes
 3.27%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 3,913 votes
Out of 119,689 votes casts, the margin of victory was 26,162 (21.85%)
1947–U.S. House (District 10) LOST
Special Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1947
53.73%
Enoch Ralph Harvey*, Republican, 54,718 votes
43.84%
Frank A. Hanley, Democratic, 44,641 votes
 2.43%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 2,477 votes
Out of 101,836 votes casts, the margin of victory was 10,077 (9.89%)
1950–U.S. House (District 10) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1950
58.67%
Enoch Ralph Harvey (i)*, Republican, 81,392 votes
40.47%
Vernon J. Dwyer, Democratic, 56,149 votes
 0.86%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 1,199 votes
Out of 138,740 votes casts, the margin of victory was 25,243 (18.20%)
1952–U.S. Senate (Class 1) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1952
52.44%
William Ezra Jenner (i)*, Republican, 1,020,605 votes
46.82%
Henry Frederick Schricker, Democratic, 911,169 votes
 0.65%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 12,734 votes
 0.05%
Carl Leon Eddy, Progressive, 891 votes
 0.04%
John Marion Morris, Socialist Labor, 719 votes
Out of 1,946,118 votes casts, the margin of victory was 109,436 (5.62%)
1956–U.S. Senate (Class 3) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1956
55.21%
Homer Capehart (i)*, Republican, 1,084,262 votes
44.39%
Claude Raymond Wickard, Democratic, 871,781 votes
 0.34%
Carl W. Thompson, Prohibition, 6,685 votes
 0.06%
Gordon A. Long, Socialist Labor, 1,258 votes
Out of 1,963,986 votes casts, the margin of victory was 212,481 (10.82%)
In the 8 races for which we have results, Carl W. Thompson had a record of 0-8. That includes a record of 0-6 in 6 general elections, and 0-2 in 2 special elections.