1913 New Jersey gubernatorial election

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New Jersey gubernatorial election, 1913

← 1910 November 4, 1913 1916 →
  James Fairman Fielder 1.jpg Edward C. Stokes.jpg Everett Colby 001.jpg
Nominee James Fairman Fielder Edward C. Stokes Everett Colby
Party Democratic Republican Progressive
Popular vote 173,148 140,298 41,132
Percentage 46.1% 37.4% 11.0%

Governor before election

Leon Rutherford Taylor
Democratic

Elected Governor

James Fairman Fielder
Democratic

The 1913 New Jersey gubernatorial election was held on November 4, 1913. Democratic nominee James Fairman Fielder defeated Republican nominee Edward C. Stokes with 46.13% of the vote.

General election[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Major party candidates

  • James Fairman Fielder, Democratic
  • Edward C. Stokes, Republican

Other candidates

  • Everett Colby, Progressive Party
  • James M. Reilly, Socialist
  • James G. Mason, Prohibition Party
  • John C. Butterworth, Socialist Labor Party of America
  • Daniel F. Dwyer, Independent

Results[edit]

New Jersey gubernatorial election, 1913[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic James Fairman Fielder 173,148 46.13%
Republican Edward C. Stokes 140,298 37.38%
Progressive Everett Colby 41,132 10.96%
Socialist James M. Reilly 13,977 3.72%
Prohibition James G. Mason 3,427 0.91%
Socialist Labor John C. Butterworth 2,460 0.66%
Independent Daniel F. Dwyer 875 0.23%
Majority
Turnout
Democratic hold Swing

References[edit]

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