Alabama gubernatorial election, 1878

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Alabama gubernatorial election, 1878
← 1876 August 5, 1878 1880 →

  Rufus W. Cobb.jpg
Nominee Rufus W. Cobb
Party Democratic
Popular vote 88,255
Percentage 100.00%

Governor before election

George S. Houston
Democratic

Elected Governor

Rufus W. Cobb
Democratic

The 1878 Alabama gubernatorial election took place on August 5, 1878 in order to elect the Governor of Alabama. Democrat Rufus W. Cobb ran unopposed.

Results[edit]

Alabama gubernatorial election, 1878[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Rufus W. Cobb 88,255 100.00
Total votes 88,255 100.00
Democratic hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ "AL Governor 1878". Our Campaigns. Retrieved October 29, 2016.