1863 Gubernatorial Election

1863 Ohio Gubernatorial Election Results – Vallandigham vs. Brough
Brough, 288,761;  Vallandigham, 186,672
Brough Solider Vote, 41,467; Vallandigham Solider Vote, 2,298

“Glory to God in the Highest. Ohio has saved the Nation.” — Abraham Lincoln, wire to Brough upon hearing results


1863 Gubernatorial (county names)

Mouse over each county to see the home vote, soldier vote and total vote for each candidate.

red-boxJohn Brough, Fusion Unionist Ticket (War Democrat & Republican joint nominee)

yellow-boxClement L. Vallandigham, Peace Democrat Ticket (Copperhead)

Information on this page is from: Annual Report of the Secretary of State to the Governor of the State of Ohio: For The Year 1863, as published in the Message and Reports To The General Assembly and Governor of the State of Ohio, For The Year 1863, Part I. (Columbus: Richard Nevins, State Printer, 1864), pp. 403-404.

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