New York gubernatorial election, 1828

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
New York gubernatorial election, 1828
New York
1826 ←
November 3, 1824-November 5, 1828
→ 1830

  MVanBuren.png SmithThompson.jpg
Nominee Martin Van Buren Smith Thompson Solomon Southwick
Party Democratic National Republican Anti-Masonic
Running mate Enos T. Throop Francis Granger John Crary
Popular vote 136,794 106,444 33,345
Percentage 49.5% 38.5% 12.1%

Governor before election

Nathaniel Pitcher

Elected Governor

Martin Van Buren

The 1828 New York gubernatorial election was held from November 3 to 5, 1828, to elect the Governor and Lieutenant Governor of New York.


1828 General election results
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
Martin Van Buren Enos T. Throop Democratic 136,794 49.46%
Smith Thompson Francis Granger National Republican 106,444 38.49%
Solomon Southwick John Crary Anti-Masonic 33,345 12.06%

See also[edit]