Election returns courtesy of Richard Winger. Biographical data from cited references and from other sources which appear to the Editor to be trustworthy.. Vote totals followed by an asterisk (*) are for elections in which the Prohibition candidate faced only one major-party opponent.

Office
Candidate Name
Vote Total

% Vote


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1870:

 

Governor

L.D. Barrows 1,167 1.70  

Railroad Commissioner

---- Pierce 1,078 1.61  

1872:

 

Governor

John Blackmer 478 0.63  

Railroad Commissioner

Asa S. Kendall  486 0.64  

1873:

 

Governor

John Blackmer 1,078 1.61  

Railroad Commissioner

Asa S. Kendall 1,015 1.50  

1874:

 

Governor

John S. Blackmer 2,100 2.92  

(Neither major party candidate received a majority, because of this, and the legislature chose the governor.)   

Railroad Commissioner

David  Heald 2,107 2.94  

1875:

 

Governor

Nathaniel White 773 0.98  

(Neither major party candidate received a majority, because of this, and the legislature chose the governor.)   


1880:

 
Governor
George D. Dodge 341 0.40  
William Ham 259 0.30  
John C. Goodenough  260 0.31  
Roswell H. Hanson 253 0.30  

1882:

 

Governor

J.M. Fletcher 370 0.49  

Railroad Commissioner

William A. Springer 338 0.44  
George G. Dodge 345 0.45  
William H. Tasker 273 0.35  

1884:

 

Governor

Larkin D. Mason 1,803 2.14  

1886:

 

Governor

Joseph Wentworth 2,137 2.76  

1888:

 

Governor

Edgar L. Carr 1,567 1.73  

1890:

 

Governor

Josiah M. Fletcher 1,363 1.59  

Congr. Dist. 1 (easte)

Frank K. Chase 565 1.23  

Congr. Dist. 2 (outer)

Charles H. Thorndike 644 1.49  

1892:

 

Governor

Edgar L. Carr 1,563 1.80  

Congr. 1 (eastern)

George G. Dodge 601 1.42  

Congr. 2 (outer)

Charles E. Drury 793 1.83  

1894:

 

Governor

Daniel C. Knowles 1,750 2.11  

1896:

 

Governor

John C. Berry 1,057 1.34  

Congr. 1

Henry E. Brawn 614 1.51  

Congr. 2

Allen W. Wark 544 1.31  

(National Party faction)

 

Governor

George W. Barnard 229 0.29  

1898:

 

Governor

Augustus G. Stevens 1,333 1.62  

Congr. Dist. 1 (eastern)

Isaac B. Vail 550 1.34  

Congr. Dist. 2 (outer)

John C. Berry 580 1.44  

1900:

 

Governor

Josiah M. Fletcher 1182 1.30  

Congr. 1 (eastern)

Charles T. Wiggan 575 1.29  

Congr. 2 (outer)

Henry O. Jackson 537 1.18  

1902:

 

Governor 

John C. Berry 1,621 2.05  

1904:

 

Governor

David Heald 857 0.97  

1906:

 

Governor

Edmund B. Tetley 2,212 2.72  

1908:

 

Governor

Edmund B. Tetley 897 1.01  

1910:

 

Governor

John C. Berry 410 0.49  

1912:

 

Governor

Alva H. Morrill 496 0.60  

1914:

 

Governor

Alva H. Morrill write-in  

1916:

 

Governor

Ralph E. Meras 288 0.33  

1942:

 

Governor

Ralph E. Meras write-in, no tally  

1958:

 

Congr. Dist. 1 (southeast)

Harold Sperr 546 0.51  

Congr. Dist. 2

Harvey M. Bailey 325 0.36  

1982:  

State Rep., Coos 7

Cleon Winningham 56 4.48
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