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U.S. presidential election, 1864

Presidential CandidateElectoral Vote Popular Vote Pct Party Running Mate
(Electoral Votes)
Abraham Lincoln (W) 212 2,213,665 Republican Andrew Johnson (212)
George McClellan 21 1,805,237 Democrat George H. Pendleton (21)
Other elections: 1852, 1856, 1860, 1864, 1868, 1872, 1876
Source: U.S. Office of the Federal Register (http://www.archives.gov/federal_register/electoral_college/scores#1864)


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Notes:
Abraham Lincoln was shot the night of April 14, 1865 and died the next morning. He was succeeded by Andrew Johnson.

See also: President of the United States, U.S. presidential election, 1864



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