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1858 Massachusetts gubernatorial election

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1858 Massachusetts gubernatorial election

← 1857 November 2, 1858 (1858-11-02) 1859 →
Nathaniel Banks pre-war (cropped).jpg
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Nominee Nathaniel Banks Erasmus Beach Amos Lawrence
Party Republican Democratic Know Nothing
Popular vote 68,700 38,298 12,084
Percentage 57.61% 32.12% 10.13%

Governor before election

Nathaniel Prentiss Banks

Elected Governor

Nathaniel Prentiss Banks

Gubernatorial elections were held in Massachusetts on November 2, 1858. Incumbent Republican Governor Nathaniel Banks was easily re-elected to a second term in office, beginning a period of Republican dominance which would extended into the 1870s.

General election



  • Erasmus Beach, nominee for Governor in 1855, 1856, and 1857


American (Know-Nothing)


1858 Massachusetts gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Nathaniel Prentiss Banks (incumbent) 68,700 57.61%
Democratic Erasmus D. Beach 38,298 32.12% Increase7.79
Know Nothing Amos Adams Lawrence 12,084 10.13% Decrease18.68
Scattering All others 167 0.14% Increase0.03
Total votes 119,249 100.00%
Republican hold Swing


  1. ^ "1858 Massachusetts governor results".
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