1872 General Election Results: Governor

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Top Line Results
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%)