William Nelson Darnell


Indiana House
Greene County
In office
Nov 7, 1888 to Nov 5, 1890

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Ran For Other Office
William Nelson Darnell spent 1 year, 11 months, 28 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1890–U.S. House (District 2) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1890
John L. Bretz*, Democratic, 14,697 votes
William Nelson Darnell, Republican, 11,996 votes
Sampson Cox, People's (Populist), 4,649 votes
Anderson F. Fox, Prohibition, 369 votes
Out of 31,711 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,701 (8.52%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, William Nelson Darnell had a record of 0-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election.