Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1829

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Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1829
Pennsylvania
1826 ←
November 3, 1829 (1829-11-03) → 1832

  George Wolf.jpg Joseph Ritner-Governor of Pennsylvania.JPG
Candidate George Wolf Joseph Ritner
Party Democratic Anti-Masonic
Popular vote 78,219 51,776
Percentage 60.2% 39.8%

Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Election Results by County, 1829.svg

County results*
  *Results unknown

Governor before election

John Andrew Shulze
Democratic

Elected Governor

George Wolf
Democratic

The Pennsylvania gubernatorial election of 1829 occurred on November 3, 1829. U.S. Representative George Wolf, a Democrat, defeated Anti-Masonic candidate Joseph Ritner to win the election.

Results[edit]

Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1829[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic George Wolf 78,219 60.17%
Anti-Masonic Joseph Ritner 51,776 39.83%
Totals 129,995 100.00%

References[edit]

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