William B. Sinclair

Offices

We found no record of William B. Sinclair 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

1896–Supt. of Public Instruction LOST
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%)
1898–Supt. of Public Instruction LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 1898
50.21%
Frank L. Jones*, Republican, 283,387 votes
46.78%
William B. Sinclair, Democratic, 264,036 votes
 1.68%
Elcharles Devore, Prohibition, 9,507 votes
 1.03%
Edgar Packard, People's (Populist), 5,809 votes
 0.30%
Charles Beam, Socialist, 1,688 votes
Out of 564,427 votes casts, the margin of victory was 19,351 (3.43%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, William B. Sinclair had a record of 0-2. That includes a record of 0-2 in 2 general elections.