1807 New York gubernatorial election

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New York gubernatorial election, 1807

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Nominee Daniel D. Tompkins Morgan Lewis
Party Democratic-Republican Democratic-Republican
Running mate John Broome Thomas Storm
Popular vote 35,074 30,989
Percentage 53.1% 46.9%

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Results by New York City ward

Governor before election

Morgan Lewis

Elected Governor

Daniel D. Tompkins

The 1807 New York gubernatorial election was held in April 1807 to elect the Governor and Lieutenant Governor of New York. Despite losing New York City 1,673 votes to 1,807,[1] Daniel D. Tompkins defeated incumbent Morgan Lewis.


1807 General election results
Governor candidate Running Mate Party Popular Vote
Daniel D. Tompkins John Broome Democratic-Republican (Clintonian) 35,074 53.09%
Morgan Lewis (incumbent) Thomas Storm Democratic-Republican (Lewisites) 30,989 46.91%

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Official Return of Votes". The New York Evening Post. May 2, 1807. Retrieved December 7, 2018.