Hervey D. Vories

Offices

Supt. of Public Instruction
Statewide
In office
Mar 15, 1891 to Mar 15, 1895

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Hervey D. Vories spent 4 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1890–Supt. of Public Instruction WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1890
49.13%
Hervey D. Vories*, Democratic, 232,480 votes
44.73%
James H. Henry, Republican, 211,666 votes
 3.69%
William F. Whitney, People's (Populist), 17,466 votes
 2.45%
Leander M. Crist, Prohibition, 11,587 votes
Out of 473,199 votes casts, the margin of victory was 20,814 (4.40%)
1892–Supt. of Public Instruction WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 1892
50.66%
Hervey D. Vories (i)*, Democratic, 260,431 votes
49.34%
James H. Henry, Republican, 253,595 votes
Out of 514,026 votes casts, the margin of victory was 6,836 (1.32%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, Hervey D. Vories had a record of 2-0. That includes a record of 2-0 in 2 general elections.