1926 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
County results Johnston: 40–50% 50–60% 60–70% 70–80% 80–90%
Benedict: 40–50% 50–60% 60–70%
|Elections in Oklahoma|
|Attorney General elections|
|House of Representatives elections|
The 1926 Oklahoma gubernatorial election was held on November 2, 1926, and was a race for Governor of Oklahoma. Democrat Henry S. Johnston defeated Republican Omer K. Benedict. Also on the ballot were John Franing of the Farmer–Labor Party, E. H. H. Gates of the Socialist Party, and Independent Ed Boyle.
Discover more about 1926 Oklahoma gubernatorial election related topics
Ten candidates vied for the Democratic nomination, including former governor James B. A. Robertson and Oklahoma City, OK Mayor O. A. Cargill. Henry S. Johnston, who had been in the Oklahoma Senate since statehood including a term as the first President pro tempore, won the primary with a plurality.
|Democratic||Henry S. Johnston||87,840||36.9|
|Democratic||W. M. Darnell||73,922||31.1|
|Democratic||O. A. Cargill||45,993||19.3|
|Democratic||James B. A. Robertson||13,560||5.7|
|Democratic||William M. Franklin||4,695||1.9|
|Democratic||Frank F. Davis||3,194||1.3|
|Democratic||T. H. Wren||3,194||1.3|
|Democratic||John R. Clarke||2,230||0.9|
|Democratic||J. A. Anderson||1,721||0.7|
|Democratic||Porter N. McCallum||1,231||0.5|
Discover more about Democratic primary related topics
Eight candidates sought the Republican nomination, with Omer K. Benedict winning with less than one-third of the total vote.
|Republican||Omer K. Benedict||22,680||32.9|
|Republican||W. J. Otjen||18,334||26.6|
|Republican||Henry L. Cloud||3,679||5.3|
|Republican||Edward D. Evans||1,757||2.5|
|Republican||John G. Leiber||1,109||1.6|
|Democratic||Henry S. Johnston||213,167||55.0||+0.6%|
|Republican||Omer K. Benedict||170,714||44.0||-0.7%|
|Socialist||E. H. H. Gates||1,350||0.3||-0.4%|
Discover more about Results related topics
Source: "1926 Oklahoma gubernatorial election", Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, (2022, December 21st), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1926_Oklahoma_gubernatorial_election.
Get our FREE extension now!
William H. Murray
1926 United States Senate elections
William J. Holloway
1912–13 United States Senate elections
1856 Republican National Convention
List of speakers of the Oklahoma House of Representatives
2010 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
2002 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
1998 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
1992 West Virginia gubernatorial election
1938 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
1920 Wisconsin gubernatorial election
1934 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
1922 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
1946 Massachusetts elections
1926 Massachusetts gubernatorial election
2022 Oklahoma gubernatorial election
The content of this page is based on the Wikipedia article written by contributors..
The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike Licence & the media files are available under their respective licenses; additional terms may apply.
Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization & is not affiliated to WikiZ.com.