R. F. VanVorhis

Offices

We found no record of R. F. VanVorhis 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

1912–U.S. House (District 6) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1912
43.90%
Finly H. Gray (i)*, Democratic, 19,987 votes
24.69%
William L. Risk, Republican, 11,242 votes
23.71%
Gierluf Jansen, Progressive, 10,797 votes
 4.68%
R. F. VanVorhis, Socialist, 2,129 votes
 3.03%
Mercer Brown, Prohibition, 1,378 votes
Out of 45,533 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,745 (19.21%)
1914–U.S. House (District 6) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1914
41.90%
Finly H. Gray (i)*, Democratic, 18,731 votes
33.29%
P. J. Lynch, Republican, 14,880 votes
21.12%
Elbert Russell, Progressive, 9,443 votes
 1.92%
E. E. Worth, Prohibition, 859 votes
 1.76%
R. F. VanVorhis, Socialist, 788 votes
Out of 44,701 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,851 (8.61%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, R. F. VanVorhis had a record of 0-2. That includes a record of 0-2 in 2 general elections.