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1854 Massachusetts gubernatorial election

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1854 Massachusetts gubernatorial election

← 1853 November 15, 1854 (1854-11-15) 1855 →
Nominee Henry J. Gardner Emory Washburn Henry W. Bishop
Party Know Nothing Whig Democratic
Popular vote 81,503 27,279 13,742
Percentage 62.58% 20.94% 10.55%

Governor before election

Emory Washburn

Elected Governor

Henry J. Gardner
Know Nothing

Gubernatorial elections were held in Massachusetts on November 15, 1854. Know-Nothing candidate Henry J. Gardner was elected to his first term as Governor, defeating incumbent Whig Governor Emory Washburn.

Future Senator and Vice President of the United States Henry Wilson also ran as a candidate for the Free Soil party.



  • Henry W. Bishop, candidate for Governor in 1852 and 1853


  • Bradford L. Wales, candidate for Governor in 1853

Independent Free Soil

Free Soil

  • Henry Wilson, former President of the Massachusetts Senate and candidate for Governor in 1853

Native American (Know-Nothing)


General election


1854 Massachusetts gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Know Nothing Henry J. Gardner 81,503 62.58% New
Whig Emory Washburn 27,279 20.94% Decrease25.00
Democratic Henry W. Bishop 13,742 10.55% Decrease16.67
Free Soil Henry Wilson 6,483 4.98% Decrease17.53
Independent Free Soil Charles Allen 477 0.37% N/A
Democratic-Hunker Bradford L. Wales 477 0.37% Decrease3.88
Others Others 288 0.22%
Know Nothing gain from Whig Swing


  1. ^ "1854 Massachusetts governor results".
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