Thomas McClellan Browne

Offices

Indiana Senate
Randolph County
In office
Nov 5, 1862 to Nov 9, 1864

Party: Republican
Assumed: Special Election
U.S. House
District 5
In office
Mar 4, 1877 to Mar 4, 1881

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Redistricting
District 6
In office
Mar 4, 1881 to Mar 4, 1891

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Did Not Run
Thomas McClellan Browne spent 16 years, 8 days in office in Indiana, including 14 years, 3 days at the federal level and 2 years, 5 days at the state level.

Elections

1872–Governor LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1872
50.12%
Thomas Andrews Hendricks*, Democratic, 189,424 votes
49.82%
Thomas McClellan Browne, Republican, 188,276 votes
 0.05%
Alfred P. Edgerton, Bourbon Democratic, 179 votes
 0.01%
Samuel B. Falkneburg, Prohibition, 28 votes
Out of 377,907 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,148 (0.30%)
1888–U.S. House (District 6) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1888
60.30%
Thomas McClellan Browne (i)*, Republican, 23,424 votes
36.82%
Douglas J. Morris, Democratic, 14,302 votes
 2.71%
John A. Pollock, Prohibition, 1,054 votes
 0.17%
Timothy Taylor, Union Labor, 67 votes
Out of 38,847 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,122 (23.48%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, Thomas McClellan Browne had a record of 1-1. That includes a record of 1-1 in 2 general elections.