Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1802

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Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1802
Pennsylvania
1799 ←
November 2, 1802 (1802-11-02)
→ 1805

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Candidate Thomas McKean James Ross
Party Democratic-Republican Federalist
Popular vote 47,879 17,037
Percentage 73.7% 26.2%

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County results*
  *Results unknown

Governor before election

Thomas McKean
Democratic-Republican

Elected Governor

Thomas McKean
Democratic-Republican


The Pennsylvania gubernatorial election of 1802 occurred on November 2, 1802. Incumbent Democratic-Republican governor Thomas McKean successfully sought re-election to another term, defeating Federalist candidate James Ross.

Results[edit]

Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1802[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic-Republican Thomas McKean 47,879 73.65%
Federalist James Ross 17,037 26.21%
N/A Others 94 0.15%
Totals 65,010 100.00%

References[edit]

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