1907 New Jersey gubernatorial election

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New Jersey gubernatorial election, 1907

← 1904 November 5, 1907 1910 →
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Nominee John Franklin Fort Frank S. Katzenbach
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 194,313 186,300
Percentage 49.3% 47.3%

Governor before election

Edward C. Stokes
Republican

Elected Governor

John Franklin Fort
Republican

The 1907 New Jersey gubernatorial election was held on November 5, 1907. Republican nominee John Franklin Fort defeated Democratic nominee Frank S. Katzenbach with 49.28% of the vote.

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Major party candidates

  • John Franklin Fort, Republican
  • Frank S. Katzenbach, Democratic

Other candidates

  • Frederick Krafft, Socialist
  • James G. Mason, Prohibition Party
  • John C. Butterworth, Socialist Labor Party of America

Results[edit]

New Jersey gubernatorial election, 1907[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John Franklin Fort 194,313 49.28%
Democratic Frank S. Katzenbach 186,300 47.25%
Socialist Frederick Krafft 6,848 1.74%
Prohibition James G. Mason 5,255 1.33%
Socialist Labor John C. Butterworth 1,568 0.40%
Majority
Turnout
Republican hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Guide to U.S. Elections". Books.google.com. Retrieved 2016-01-25.