California gubernatorial election, 1875

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California gubernatorial election, 1875
← 1871 September 7, 1875 1879 →
  William Irwin painting.jpg Timothy Guy Phelps.jpg John Bidwell.jpg
Nominee William Irwin Timothy Guy Phelps John Bidwell
Party Democratic Republican Nonpartisan
Popular vote 61,509 31,322 29,752
Percentage 50.03% 25.48% 24.20%

Governor before election

Romualdo Pacheco
Republican

Elected Governor

William Irwin
Democratic

The 1875 California gubernatorial election was held on September 7, 1875 to elect the governor of California.

Results[edit]

California gubernatorial election, 1875[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic William Irwin 61,509 50.03
Republican Timothy Guy Phelps 31,322 25.48
Nonpartisan John Bidwell 29,752 24.20
Prohibition William E. Lovett 356 0.29
Other Write-ins 9 0.01
Total votes 122,948 100
Democratic gain from Republican

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