Charles F. Griffin


Secretary of State
In office
Jan 16, 1887 to Jan 16, 1891

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Term Limited
Charles F. Griffin spent 4 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1888–Secretary of State WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1888
Charles F. Griffin (i)*, Republican, 263,294 votes
Robert Walter Miers, Democratic, 260,975 votes
William A. Spurgeon, Prohibition, 10,163 votes
A. C. Geyer, Union Labor, 1,369 votes
Out of 535,801 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,319 (0.43%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, Charles F. Griffin had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.