1872 Presidential Election

Horace Greeley
1872 Electoral Map
Ulysses S. Grant
1872 electoral map
Presidential
Candidate
Vice-Presidential
Candidate
Political
Party
Electoral
Vote
Popular
Vote
Ulysses S. Grant
Henry Wilson
Republican
286 - 81.3%
3,598,235 - 55.6%
*Horace Greeley
B. Gratz Brown
Democratic
66 - 18.8%
2,834,761 - 43.8%
*Horace Greely died on Nov 29, 1872. His electoral votes were cast for different candidates.
42 votes for Thomas Hendricks, 18 votes for B. Gratz Brown, 2 votes for Charles Jenkins, 1 vote for David Dav