1888 United States presidential election in Michigan

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1888 United States presidential election in Michigan

← 1884 November 6, 1888 1892 →
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Nominee Benjamin Harrison Grover Cleveland
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Indiana New York
Running mate Levi P. Morton Allen G. Thurman
Electoral vote 13 0
Popular vote 236,387 213,469
Percentage 49.73% 44.91%

Michigan Presidential Election Results 1888.svg
Results by county

President before election

Grover Cleveland
Democratic

Elected President

Benjamin Harrison
Republican

The 1888 United States presidential election in Michigan took place on November 6, 1888, as part of the 1888 United States presidential election. Michigan voters chose thirteen electors to the Electoral College, which selected the president and vice president.

Michigan voted for Republican nominees Benjamin Harrison of Indiana and his running mate Levi P. Morton of New York over Democratic incumbent Grover Cleveland.

Results[edit]

1888 United States presidential election in Michigan[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Benjamin Harrison 236,387 49.73%
Democratic Grover Cleveland (incumbent) 213,469 44.91%
Prohibition Clinton B. Fisk 20,945 4.41%
Union Labor Alson Streeter 4,555 0.96%
Total votes 475,356 100%

Results by county[edit]

County Grover Cleveland
Democratic
Benjamin Harrison
Republican
Clinton B. Fisk
Prohibition
Alson Streeter
Union Labor
Total votes
# % # % # % # %
Alcona
Alger
Allegan
Alpena
Antrim
Arenac
Baraga
Barry
Bay
Benzie
Berrien
Branch
Calhoun
Cass
Charlevoix
Cheboygan
Chippewa
Clare
Clinton
Crawford
Delta
Dickinson
Eaton
Emmet
Genesee
Gladwin
Gogebic
Grand Traverse
Gratiot
Hillsdale
Houghton
Huron
Ingham
Ionia
Iosco
Iron
Isabella
Jackson
Kalamazoo
Kalkaska
Kent
Keweenaw
Lake
Lapeer
Leelanau
Lenawee
Livingston
Luce
Mackinac
Macomb
Manistee
Marquette
Mason
Mecosta
Menominee
Midland
Missaukee
Monroe
Montcalm
Montmorency
Muskegon
Newaygo
Oakland
Oceana
Ogemaw
Ontonagon
Osceola
Oscoda
Otsego
Ottawa
Presque Isle
Roscommon
Saginaw
Sanilac
Schoolcraft
Shiawassee
St. Clair
St. Joseph
Tuscola
Van Buren
Washtenaw
Wayne
Wexford
Totals

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1888 Presidential General Election Results - Michigan". Retrieved 2018-04-03.
  2. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1888". Retrieved 2018-04-03.