1808 United States presidential election in New Jersey

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United States presidential election in New Jersey, 1808

← 1804 November 4 - December 7, 1808 1812 →
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Nominee James Madison
Party Democratic-Republican
Home state Virginia
Running mate George Clinton
Electoral vote 8
Percentage 100%

President before election

Thomas Jefferson
Democratic-Republican

Elected President

James Madison
Democratic-Republican

The 1808 United States presidential election in New Jersey took place between November 4 and December 7, 1808, as part of the 1808 United States presidential election. The state legislature chose eight representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

During this election, New Jersey cast its eight electoral votes to Democratic Republican candidate and Secretary of State James Madison.

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