1900 United States presidential election in Tennessee

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United States presidential election in Tennessee, 1900

← 1896 November 6, 1900 1904 →
  WilliamJBryan1902.png William McKinley by Courtney Art Studio, 1896.jpg
Nominee William J. Bryan William McKinley
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Nebraska Ohio
Running mate Adlai Stevenson I Theodore Roosevelt
Electoral vote 12 0
Popular vote 145,240 123,108
Percentage 53.03% 44.95%

President before election

William McKinley

Elected President

William McKinley

The 1900 United States presidential election in Tennessee took place on November 6, 1900. All contemporary 45 states were part of the 1900 United States presidential election. Tennessee voters chose twelve electors to the Electoral College, which selected the president and vice president.

Tennessee was won by the Democratic nominees, former U.S. Representative William Jennings Bryan of Nebraska and his running mate Adlai Stevenson I of Illinois.


United States presidential election in Tennessee, 1900[1]
Party Candidate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Democratic William Jennings Bryan 145,240 53.03% 12
Republican William McKinley 123,108 44.95% 0
Prohibition John Woolley 3,844 1.40% 0
Populist Wharton Barker 1,322 0.48% 0
Social Democratic Eugene Debs 346 0.13% 0
Totals 273,860 100.00% 12
Voter turnout


  1. ^ Dave Leip's U.S. Election Atlas; Presidential General Election Results – Tennessee