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Parents > United States > Maine > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1916 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open September 11, 1916 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close September 11, 1916 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start September 12, 1916 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1919 - 12:00pm
Turnout 20.20% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH July 01, 2019 06:58pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/03/1912
NameEdwin C. Burleigh Votes100 (54.95%)
Term03/04/1913 - 06/16/1916 Margin18 (+9.89%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won09/09/1918
NameBert M. Fernald Votes67,431 (55.40%)
Term03/04/1919 - 03/03/1925 Margin13,142 (+10.80%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jul 24, 1916 ME US Senate - Special R Primary Bert M. Fernald
R 18,101
Jul 24, 1916 ME US Senate - Special D Primary Kenneth C. Sills
D 4,427
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Name Gov. Bert M. Fernald Kenneth C. Sills Frederick A. Shepherd (W) Write-In  
PartyRepublican Democratic Prohibition Nonpartisan  
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Uncertified Votes81,369 (54.27%) 68,201 (45.49%) 348 (0.23%) 11 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -13,168 (-8.78%) -81,021 (-54.04%) -81,358 (-54.26%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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