1864 Presidential Election Interactive Map

118 electoral votes to win
no 1864 election
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Split Votes

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1864 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Abraham Lincoln (I) Republican 212 2,213,665
George B. McClellan Democratic 21 1,805,237

1864 Election Facts

  • Welcome: Kansas, Nevada and West Virginia become states during this election cycle
  • Due to secession, southern states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia don't participate
  • Vice-Presidential Succession: Lincoln died from an assassin's bullet on April 15, 1865, replaced by Andrew Johnson
  • One available electoral vote from Nevada was not cast
  • Issues of the Day: Civil War