Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1832

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Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1832
Pennsylvania
1829 ←
November 6, 1832 (1832-11-06)
→ 1835

  George Wolf.jpg Joseph Ritner-Governor of Pennsylvania.JPG
Candidate George Wolf Joseph Ritner
Party Democratic Anti-Masonic
Popular vote 91,335 88,165
Percentage 50.9% 49.1%

Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Election Results by County, 1832.svg

County results*
  *Results unknown

Governor before election

George Wolf
Democratic

Elected Governor

George Wolf
Democratic


The Pennsylvania gubernatorial election of 1832 occurred on November 6, 1832. Incumbent Governor George Wolf, a Democrat, defeated Anti-Masonic candidate Joseph Ritner to win re-election.

Results[edit]

Pennsylvania gubernatorial election, 1832[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic George Wolf (incumbent) 91,335 50.88%
Anti-Masonic Joseph Ritner 88,165 49.12%
Totals 179,500 100.00%

References[edit]

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