1864 United States presidential election in Oregon

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1864 United States presidential election in Oregon

← 1860 November 8, 1864 1868 →
Turnout34.98% of the total population Increase 6.85 pp[1]
  Abraham Lincoln November 1863.jpg GeorgeMcClellan2.jpg
Nominee Abraham Lincoln George B. McClellan
Party National Union Democratic
Home state Illinois Pennsylvania
Running mate Andrew Johnson George H. Pendleton
Electoral vote 3 0
Popular vote 9,888 8,457
Percentage 53.90% 46.10%

President before election

Abraham Lincoln

Elected President

Abraham Lincoln

The 1864 United States presidential election in Oregon took place on November 8, 1864, as part of the 1864 United States presidential election. Oregon voters chose three representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.[2]

Oregon was won by the incumbent President Abraham Lincoln (R-Illinois), running with former Senator and Military Governor of Tennessee Andrew Johnson, with 53.90% of the popular vote, against the 4th Commanding General of the United States Army George B. McClellan (DPennsylvania), running with Representative George H. Pendleton, with 46.10% of the vote.[2]


United States presidential election in Oregon, 1864[2]
Party Candidate Running mate Popular vote Electoral vote
Count % Count %
National Union Abraham Lincoln of Illinois Andrew Johnson of Tennessee 9,888 53.90% 3 100.00%
Democratic George B. McClellan of Pennsylvania George H. Pendleton of Ohio 8,457 46.10% 0 0.00%
Total 18,345 100.00% 3 100.00%


  1. ^ "1880 Presidential Election Results Oregon Total Population Turnout".
  2. ^ a b c "1864 Presidential Election Results Oregon".