1884 Indiana gubernatorial election

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Nominee Isaac P. Gray William H. Calkins
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 245,130 237,748
Percentage 49.51% 48.02%

Governor before election

Albert G. Porter
Republican

Elected Governor

Isaac P. Gray
Democratic

The 1884 Indiana gubernatorial election was held on November 4, 1884. Democratic former Governor Isaac P. Gray defeated Republican nominee William H. Calkins with 49.51% of the vote.

General election

Candidates

Major party candidates

Other candidates

Results

1884 Indiana gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Isaac P. Gray 245,130 49.51%
Republican William H. Calkins 237,748 48.02%
Independent Hiram Z. Leonard 8,338 1.68%
Prohibition Robert S. Dwiggins 3,868 0.78%
Majority 7,382
Turnout
Democratic hold Swing

References

  1. ^ Kalb, Deborah (24 December 2015). Guide to U.S. Elections. ISBN 9781483380353. Retrieved August 16, 2020.