David M. Geeting

Offices

Supt. of Public Instruction
Statewide
In office
Mar 15, 1895 to Mar 15, 1899

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Did Not Run
David M. Geeting spent 4 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1894–Supt. of Public Instruction WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1894
50.65%
David M. Geeting*, Republican, 279,726 votes
42.22%
Charles William Thomas, Democratic, 233,183 votes
 5.18%
Jason H. Allen, People's (Populist), 28,627 votes
 1.95%
Elcharles Devore, Prohibition, 10,765 votes
Out of 552,301 votes casts, the margin of victory was 46,543 (8.43%)
1896–Supt. of Public Instruction WON
General Election–Sunday, November 8, 1896
51.66%
David M. Geeting (i)*, Republican, 320,964 votes
47.46%
William B. Sinclair, Democratic, 294,867 votes
 0.48%
Charles M. Lemon, Prohibition, 3,006 votes
 0.40%
Cyrus W. Hodgen, National, 2,516 votes
Out of 621,353 votes casts, the margin of victory was 26,097 (4.20%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, David M. Geeting had a record of 2-0. That includes a record of 2-0 in 2 general elections.