New York gubernatorial election, 1795

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New York gubernatorial election, 1795
New York
1792 ←
April, 1795
→ 1798

  John Jay (Gilbert Stuart portrait).jpg
Nominee John Jay Robert Yates
Party Federalist Democratic-Republican
Running mate Stephen Van Rensselaer William Floyd
Popular vote 13,479 11,884
Percentage 53.1% 46.9%

Governor before election

George Clinton
Democratic-Republican

Elected Governor

John Jay
Federalist

The 1795 New York gubernatorial election was held in April 1795 to elect the Governor and Lieutenant Governor of New York.

Results[edit]

1795 state election results
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
John Jay Stephen Van Rensselaer Federalist 13,479 (53.14%)
Robert Yates William Floyd Democratic-Republican 11,884 (46.86%)


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