Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1829

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Nominee George Wolf Joseph Ritner
Party Democratic Anti-Masonic
Popular vote 78,219 51,776
Percentage 60.2% 39.8%

Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Election Results by County, 1829.svg
County Results
Wolf:      50-60%      60-70%      70-80%      80-90%      90-100%
Tie:      50%
Ritner:      50-60%      60-70%

Governor before election

John Andrew Shulze
Democratic

Elected Governor

George Wolf
Democratic

The Pennsylvania gubernatorial election of 1829 occurred on November 3, 1829. U.S. Representative George Wolf, a Democrat, defeated Anti-Masonic candidate Joseph Ritner to win the election.

Results

Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1829[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic George Wolf 78,219 60.17
Anti-Masonic Joseph Ritner 51,776 39.83
Total votes 129,995 100.00

References

  1. ^ "PA Governor General Election". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 3 July 2012.