President / Vice President, 1864 Election


Date: November 8, 1864
Cycle: 1864
Office: President / Vice President
State: Minnesota
District: Statewide
Candidate Gender Running mate Party Votes Percent Margin
Abraham Lincoln Incumbent Man Andrew Johnson (Man) Union Republican 25,055 59.06 +18.12
George McClellan Man George Pendleton (Man) Democrat 17,367 40.94

Lincoln and Johnson each received Minnesota's four Electoral College votes. Minnesota was Lincoln's fourth most decisive win in the nine-state Midwest region behind Kansas (61.4 points), Missouri (39.4 points), and Iowa (28.2 points).


  • The Legislative Manual of the State of Minnesota, 1955 (p. 340).