Election returns courtesy of Richard Winger. Biographical data (links) from cited references and from other sources which appear to the Editor to be trustworthy.

Office
Candidate Name
Vote Total

% Vote


1882:  

Governor

John Francis Dyer 4,364 0.39

Lt. Governor

Donald Ray Johnson 48,625 6.15 *

Secretary of State

Edna L. Bowling 32,130 4.17 *

Treasurer

Teresa E. Donahoo 28,553 3.73 *

Auditor

Minnie D. Peoples 23,961 3.08 *

Public Serv. Comm.

Nannie M. Pegues  write-in  

1890:  

Governor

L.C. Coulson 1,385 0.76  

1898:  

Congr. 2
    (Montgomery)

J.A. Giddings 209 1.90  

1900:  

Congr. Dist. 3
    (southeast)

T.P. Hudson 137 0.82  

1902:  

Governor

William D. Gay 22
write-in
 

Lt. Governor

C.J. Hammett 11
write-in
 

Secretary of State

W.D. Witherspoon 10
write-in
 

Treasurer

R.O. Simpson 9
write-in
 

Auditor

J.D. Albritton 10
write-in
 

Attorney General

W.H. Blackman 10
write-in
 

Commissioner of
     Agriculture

C.D. Alverson 11
write-in
 

SPE

O.E. Comstock 11
write-in
 

1944:

Senator

Hollis B. Parrish, Jr. 3,162 1.28

1946:  

Governor

Noble M. Israelson
(write-in)

1970:    

Governor

Jerome B. Couch 9,705 1.14

Lt. Governor

D.N. Stephenson 9,374 1.01  

Auditor

Daisy Williams 23,024 3.11  

Treasurer

Geraldine Hughes 14,769 1.98  

Commissioner of
     Agriculture

Ogburn A. Gardner 13,449 1.86  

Board of Education, 4
     (Birmingham)

James A. Connell
2,628
2.97
 
 

1972:    

Senator

Jerome B. Couch 10,826 1.03

Public Service Commission

Bertha W. Lee 10,761 1.16

Congr. Dist. 3
    (east-central)

James R. Connell 1,693 1.28
*

Congr. Dist. 4
    (northeast)

Daisy Williams 711 0.46
*

Congr. Dist. 6
    (Birmingham)

Edna L. Bowling 1,838 1.20
*

1974:    

Governor

Jim Partain 12,350 2.06

Lt. Governor

Edna L. Bowling 9,857 1.64

Senator

Alvin Abercrombie 21,749 4.16
*

Secretary of State

Ira Pegues 17,529 3.36
*

Auditor

Ogburn A. Gardner 17,916 3.27
*

Public Service Comm., 1

Rosamon Henderson 19,077 3.61

Public Service Comm., 2

Daisy Williams 18,527 3.77
*

Congr. Dist. 3
   (east-central)

James R. Connell 2,729 4.12
*

Congr. Dist. 4 (northwest)

Malcom S. Carpenter 191 0.24

Congr. Dist. 6
   (Birmingham)

Elizabeth S. Dillard 1,595 1.66

1976:    

Public Service Commission

Jim Partain
15,543
1.51

Congr. Dist. 3 (Anniston)

Ogburn A. Gardner
1,111
1.03
*

Congr. Dist. 5 (northern)

Alvin L. Abercrombie
(write-in)

Congr. Dist. 6
    (Birmingham)

Charles Thomas
(write-in)

Jefferson County

     Board of Education

Ellen Bates
4,589
2.50
                       Edna Bowling
3,337
1.82

1978:  

Senator

Jerome B. Couch 34,951 6.39
*

Senator (short term)

A.J. Killingsworth 5,814 0.79

Governor

Jim Partain 8,103 1.07

Lt Governor

Edna L. Bowling 7,739 1.16

Secretary of State

Minnie Peoples 7,960 1.24

Treasurer

Teresa E Donahoo 16,603 2.96
*

Auditor

Mary R. Vaughn 19,732 3.13

Public Service
      Commission 1

J. Ronald Partain 11,133 1.84

Public Service
      Commission 2

Oscar D. Cardin 34,270 6.20
*

1980:  

Senator

Jim Partain
2,649
0.20

Public Service Commission

John Francis Dyer
11,225
1.02

Congressional District 1
     (Mobile)

Ladye Herman
write-in

Congressional District 2
     (Montgomery)

Jerome Couch
616
0.36

Congressional District 3
     (east central)

E.D. Riley
1,560
1.43
*

Congressional District 4
     (Gadsden)

A.J. Killingsworth
2,721
2.06
*

Congressional District 5
     (Huntsville)

Lilah Beason
338
0.31
*

Congressional District 6
     (Birmingham)

Charles C. Robey
466
0.25

 Congressional District 7
     (Tuscaloosa/Selma)

Mary Owensby
847
0.50