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1848 Florida gubernatorial election

← 1845 October 2, 1848 1852 →
 
Nominee Thomas Brown William Bailey
Party Whig Democratic
Popular vote 4,145 3,746
Percentage 52.53% 47.47%

Governor before election

William Dunn Moseley
Democratic

Elected Governor

Thomas Brown
Whig

The 1848 Florida gubernatorial election was held on October 2, 1848. Whig nominee Thomas Brown defeated the Democratic nominee William Bailey.[1]

General election

Candidates

Whig

Democratic

Results

1848 Florida gubernatorial election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Whig Thomas Brown 4,145 52.53%
Democratic William Bailey 3,746 47.47%

References

  1. ^ "Our Campaigns - FL Governor Race - Oct 02, 1848". www.ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved 2021-07-19.