Missouri gubernatorial election, 1892

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Missouri gubernatorial election, 1892
Missouri
1888 ←
November 8, 1892
→ 1896

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Nominee William J. Stone William Warner Leverett Leonard
Party Democratic Republican Populist
Popular vote 265,044 235,383 37,262
Percentage 48.98% 43.50% 6.89%

Governor before election

David R. Francis
Democratic

Elected Governor

William J. Stone
Democratic

The Missouri gubernatorial election of 1892 was Missouri's twenty-third gubernatorial election. The election was held on November 8, 1892 and resulted in a victory for the Democratic nominee, former Congressman William J. Stone, over the Republican candidate former Congressman William Warner, Populist candidate Leverett Leonard, and Prohibition candidate John Sobieski.

Results[edit]

1892 gubernatorial election, Missouri[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic William J. Stone 265,044 48.98 -0.38
Republican William Warner 235,383 43.50 -3.31
Populist Leverett Leonard 37,262 6.89 +6.89
Prohibition John Sobieski 3,393 0.63 -0.22
Majority 29,661 5.48 +2.97
Turnout 541,082 20.20
Democratic hold Swing

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