1864 United States presidential election in Ohio

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1864 United States presidential election in Ohio

← 1860 November 8, 1864 1868 →
  Abraham Lincoln November 1863.jpg GeorgeMcClellan2.jpg
Nominee Abraham Lincoln George B. McClellan
Party National Union Democratic
Home state Illinois New Jersey
Running mate Andrew Johnson George H. Pendleton
Electoral vote 21 0
Popular vote 265,654 205,599
Percentage 56.37% 43.63%

President before election

Abraham Lincoln
Republican

Elected President

Abraham Lincoln
National Union

The 1864 United States presidential election in Ohio was held on November 8, 1864. Ohio voters chose twenty-one electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

The National Union Party candidate, President Abraham Lincoln, won the state of Ohio with 56.37% of the popular vote. The Democratic Party candidate, George B. McClellan, garnered 43.63% of the popular vote.[1]

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Ohio, 1864
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
National Union Abraham Lincoln 265,654 56.37% 21
Democratic George B. McClellan 205,599 43.63% 0
Totals 471,253 100.0% 21

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