1836 Presidential Election Interactive Map

148 electoral votes to win
no 1836 election
no 1836 election
Van Buren

Split Votes

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1836 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Martin Van Buren Democratic 170 762,678
William H. Harrison Whig 73 735,651
Hugh L. White Whig 26 146,107
Daniel Webster Whig 14 41,201
W.P. Mangum Independent 11 Unknown

1836 Election Facts

  • Welcome: Arkansas and Michigan become states during this election cycle
  • The Whig Party ran three regional candidates in this election in an unsuccessful strategy
  • Issues of the Day: States' Rights