William A. Roach


Secretary of State
In office
Nov 22, 1917 to Jan 17, 1920

Party: Republican
Assumed: Appointed by Governor
Left: Died
William A. Roach spent 2 years, 1 month, 25 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1918–Secretary of State WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1918
William A. Roach (i)*, Republican, 301,207 votes
Herman L. Conter, Democratic, 251,694 votes
John W. Kelley, Socialist, 11,297 votes
Isaac N. Grisso, Prohibition, 8,409 votes
Out of 572,607 votes casts, the margin of victory was 49,513 (8.64%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, William A. Roach had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.