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1870 Massachusetts gubernatorial election

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1870 Massachusetts gubernatorial election

← 1869 November 8, 1870 (1870-11-08) 1871 →
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Nominee William Claflin John Quincy Adams II Wendell Phillips
Party Republican Democratic Labor Reform
Popular vote 79,549 48,680 21,946
Percentage 51.25% 32.37% 14.59%

Governor before election

William Clafin

Elected Governor

William Clafin

The 1870 Massachusetts gubernatorial election was held on November 8.

Governor William Clafin was re-elected to a third consecutive one-year term, defeating Democrat John Quincy Adams II and renowned abolitionist attorney Wendell Phillips, running on the Labor Reform ticket.

In the concurrent but separate election for Lieutenant Governor, Republican Joseph Tucker was also re-elected to a third term.

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General election


1870 Massachusetts gubernatorial election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican William Claflin 79,549 52.90% Decrease14.09
Democratic John Quincy Adams II 48,680 32.37% Decrease4.26
Labor Reform Wendell Phillips 21,946 14.59% Increase5.79
Write-in 206 0.14% Increase0.07
Republican hold Swing


  1. ^ "MA Governor, 1870". OurCampaigns. Retrieved 10 Sep 2020.
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