1844 United States presidential election in South Carolina
|Elections in South Carolina|
The 1844 United States presidential election in South Carolina took place between November 1 and December 4, 1844, as part of the 1844 United States presidential election. The state legislature chose nine representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.
South Carolina cast 9 electoral votes for the Democratic candidate James K. Polk. These electors were chosen by the South Carolina General Assembly, the state legislature, rather than by popular vote.
|United States presidential election in South Carolina, 1844|
|Party||Candidate||Running mate||Popular vote||Electoral vote|
|Democratic||James K. Polk of Tennessee||George M. Dallas of Pennsylvania||–||–||9||100.00%|
- "1844 Presidential Election". The American Presidency Project. University of California Santa Barbara. Retrieved 23 December 2013.
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