Philadelphia mayoral election, 1858
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Nominee Alexander Henry Richard Vaux
Party People's Party Democratic
Popular vote 33,868 28,934
Percentage 53.93% 46.07%

Mayor before election

Richard Vaux
Democratic

Elected Mayor

Alexander Henry
Republican

The Philadelphia mayoral election of 1858 saw the election of Alexander Henry.

Results

1858 Philadelphia mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
People's Party Alexander Henry 33,868 53.93%
Democratic Richard Vaux (incumbent) 28,934 46.07%
Write-in C. Neal 1
Write-in F. Pierson 1
Turnout 62,802

References

  1. ^ "Mayors of the City of Philadelphia 1691-2000". City of Philadelphia. Retrieved 28 April 2019.