Mason Jenks Niblack

Notable Facts

  • Served as Speaker of the House in the 56th General Assembly (1888-1890)
  • Served as Speaker of the House in the 57th General Assembly (1890-1892)

Offices

Indiana House
Knox County
In office
Nov 3, 1886 to Nov 5, 1890

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Left: Ran in Other District
Gibson, Knox, Vanderburgh Counties
In office
Nov 5, 1890 to Nov 9, 1892

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Indiana House
Gibson, Knox, Vanderburgh Counties
In office
Nov 4, 1914 to Nov 8, 1916

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Mason Jenks Niblack spent 8 years, 13 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1916–Lieutenant Governor LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1916
47.87%
Edgar D. Bush*, Republican, 337,308 votes
46.00%
Mason Jenks Niblack, Democratic, 324,174 votes
 3.07%
Samuel S. Condo, Socialist, 21,623 votes
 2.20%
Albert Stanley, Prohibition, 15,479 votes
 0.64%
Milo J. Bowman, Jr., Progressive, 4,507 votes
 0.22%
William Holmes, Socialist Labor, 1,573 votes
Out of 704,664 votes casts, the margin of victory was 13,134 (1.87%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, Mason Jenks Niblack had a record of 0-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election.