1804 Actual Election Results
|✓||Thomas Jefferson (I)||Democratic-Republican||162|
|Charles C. Pinckney||Federalist||14|
1804 Election Facts
- Welcome: Ohio becomes a state during this election cycle
- 12th Amendment ratified in this cycle: Electors cast one vote each for President & Vice-President
- Maryland: A district-based system was used, similar to ME/NE today. Districts 3 and 4 voters each chose two electors. In all, Jefferson won 9 electors, Pinckney 2.
- Issues of the Day: Louisiana Purchase