JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Elected Offices Elections by Decade Longest Service Shortest Service Most & Fewest Votes Uncontested Races Closest Contests Redistricting Recalls
Elections 2024 State PREVIEW 2024 Fed PREVIEW 2024 General 2022 General Prior 2020s Elections Elections by Decade
Other Stuff Advanced Search CA Constitution Line of Succession Highest Ranking SCOTUS Cases

[search tips] [advanced search]

Searching tips

  • Enter a candidate's name to find a candidate
  • Enter the name of a political party to find the party and all candidates
  • Enter a date to find an election
  • Enter a year to find all elections within that year

November 6, 1900

General Election

William Jennings Bryan Democratic 41.3% Loss
Eugene V. Debs Social Democratic 2.5% Loss
William McKinley Republican 54.5% Win
John G. Wooley Prohibition 1.7% Loss
Charles T. Clark Clark Prohibition 0.8% Loss
Frank L. Coombs Republican 55.3% Win
James F. Farraher Democratic 42.4% Loss
William Morgan Social Democratic 1.6% Loss
W. H. Barron Prohibition 0.8% Loss
W. F. Lockwood Social Democratic 0.9% Loss
J. D. Sproul Democratic 47.9% Loss
Samuel D. Woods Republican 50.4% Win
R. A. Dague Social Democratic 2.6% Loss
Frank Freeman Democratic 38% Loss
Alvin W. Holt Prohibition 1.1% Loss
Victor H. Metcalf Republican 58.3% Win
R. Porter Ashe Democratic 38.2% Loss
G. B. Benham Social Democratic 2.2% Loss
Julius Kahn Republican 55.7% Win
Charles C. O'Donnell Independent 3.6% Loss
Joseph Rowell Prohibition 0.3% Loss
Fred E. Caton Prohibition 0.8% Loss
J. H. Henry Democratic 41.3% Loss
C. H. King Sr. Social Democratic 2.2% Loss
Eugene F. Loud Republican 55.7% Win
James Campbell Prohibition 3.2% Loss
William Graves Democratic 37.9% Loss
James McLachlan Republican 51.8% Win
H. G. Wilshire Social Democratic 7% Loss
W. D. Crichton Democratic 42.4% Loss
A. H. Hensley Prohibition 2.1% Loss
James Carson Needham Republican 52.4% Win
Noble A. Richardson Social Democratic 3.1% Loss
Thomas H. Selvage Republican 68.2% Win
F. W. Taft Democratic 31.8% Loss
H. L. Moody Democratic 39.3% Loss
John R. Tyrrell Republican 60.7% Win
F. C. Davis Nonpartisan Loss
William B. Lardner Republican 50% Win
Ben P. Taylor Democratic 50% Loss
Robert Corlett Republican 52.4% Win
Charles Hugo Farman Prohibition 2.9% Loss
Samuel W. Kenyon Democratic 44.6% Loss
A. Muller Nonpartisan Loss
C. C. Donoho Social Democratic 2.5% Loss
John J. Luchsinger Republican 56.8% Win
Guy Shirley Democratic 40.7% Loss
Charles M. Belshaw Republican 52.1% Win
William Shafer Prohibition 0.5% Loss
James H. Wilkins Democratic 47.4% Loss
Robert T. Devlin Republican 53.8% Win
Gillis Doty Democratic 46.2% Loss
Henry Archibald Nonpartisan Loss
J. F. Kline Nonpartisan 0.1% Loss
August E. Muenter Republican 57.3% Win
Stark B. Smith Democratic 41.8% Loss
R. F. Wilson Nonpartisan 0.8% Loss
James E. Flynn Republican 43% Loss
H. H. Luse Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
Joseph M. Plunkett Democratic 51% Win
T. E. Zant Nonpartisan 5.4% Loss
Thomas E. Curran Democratic 32.3% Loss
F. N. Hayman Nonpartisan 4.3% Loss
A. F. Hinz Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
Richard J. Welch Republican 62.8% Win
H. G. Pendleton Nonpartisan 0.3% Loss
Horace W. Philbrook Nonpartisan 10.1% Loss
W. Stilz Nonpartisan 1.7% Loss
William E. White Democratic 36.6% Loss
Edward I. "Ed" Wolfe Republican 51.3% Win
John G. Tyrrell Republican 52.9% Win
Walter E. Walker Nonpartisan 4% Loss
Louis G. Ward Democratic 42.5% Loss
M. A. Wheaton Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
W. J. H. Barnes Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
John Messer Nonpartisan 2.8% Loss
John H. Nelson Republican 49.4% Win
John J. O'Connell Democratic 47.1% Loss
James Andrew Nonpartisan 3.8% Loss
Hansford B. Griffith Democratic 25.1% Loss
George Russell Lukens Republican 68.8% Win
C. G. May Nonpartisan 2.3% Loss
James D. Byrnes Republican 58.6% Win
R. I. Knapp Nonpartisan 2.9% Loss
Robert S. Thornton Democratic 38.6% Loss
T. B. Bell Social Democratic 1.2% Loss
James Carson Democratic 29.9% Loss
W. R. Lyon Independent 21.9% Loss
Louis Oneal Republican 45.3% Win
G. O. Ross Nonpartisan 0.4% Loss
Robert Summers Prohibition 1.4% Loss
John K. Alexander Democratic 47.4% Loss
Thomas Flint Jr. Republican 52.6% Win
Charles B. Greenwell Republican 58.3% Win
C. A. La Fever Nonpartisan Loss
E. M. Sheridan Democratic 41.6% Loss
R. F. Thomas Nonpartisan Loss
W. H. Herrington Nonpartisan Loss
J. D. Requa Prohibition 2.8% Loss
Frederick M. Smith Republican 55.7% Win
William W. Stephens Democratic 37.3% Loss
S. P. Tuttle Nonpartisan Loss
Fred C. Wheeler Nonpartisan 4.2% Loss
Albert A. Caldwell Republican 55.6% Win
W. B. Hunter Social Democratic 3.3% Loss
B. H. Jacobs Prohibition 0.1% Loss
Frank P. Meserve Democratic 41% Loss
S. C. Bailey Nonpartisan 1.6% Loss
T. J. T. Berry Republican 52.3% Win
Thomas Duffy Democratic 46.1% Loss
George Peck Republican Loss
M. J. McConaghy Democratic 43.1% Loss
Newell M. Palmer Nonpartisan 4.3% Loss
Mel P. Roberts Republican 52.6% Win
V. G. Higgins Nonpartisan 2.7% Loss
Brice H. McNeil Republican 61.8% Win
H. H. Niebur Democratic 35.4% Loss
H. S. Gans Republican 50.7% Win
Henry M. McGuinness Democratic 49.3% Loss
Charles C. Auble Republican 47.3% Win
L. F. Bassett Nonpartisan Loss
James A. Hubbard Democratic 52.5% Loss
T. A. Hubbard Nonpartisan Loss
J. F. McKenzie Nonpartisan 0.1% Loss
N. Bieber Nonpartisan Loss
J. W. Fritter Democratic 42.7% Loss
John B. Irish Republican 55% Win
L. E. Leonard Nonpartisan 2.3% Loss
Barnabas Collins Republican 51.4% Win
J. W. Roper Democratic 48.6% Loss
Lawrence Schillig Republican 50.7% Win
Harry P. Stabler Democratic 49.3% Loss
Hiram G. Evans Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
William Hanen Republican 52.3% Win
John C. Ruddock Democratic 47.2% Loss
Thomas J. Sheridan Democratic 50% Win
H. P. Stipp Nonpartisan 2.3% Loss
Ernest Weyand Republican 44.8% Loss
Frank Wulff Nonpartisan 3% Loss
J. F. Chiles Democratic 50.6% Win
W. F. Fassett Prohibition 2.2% Loss
J. G. Fredericks Republican 47.2% Loss
Charles W. Kitts Democratic 47.4% Loss
Frank M. Rutherford Republican 52.6% Win
Frank A. Duryea Republican 53.9% Win
J. J. Sullivan Democratic 46.1% Loss
William Archibald Republican 49.7% Loss
S. W. Irving Democratic 50.3% Win
A. L. Adams Democratic 48.9% Loss
Frederick L. Stewart Republican 51.1% Win
J. D. Cornolly Democratic 43.6% Loss
Frank A. Cromwell Republican 56.3% Win
W. H. Pepper Nonpartisan Loss
W. F. Cowan Democratic 51.9% Win
H. N. N. Latimer Republican 48.1% Loss
N. E. Boyd Democratic 46.9% Loss
George W. Toole Prohibition 1.8% Loss
Edward L. Webber Republican 51.3% Win
Alden Anderson Republican 58.6% Win
William Gnauck Social Democratic 3% Loss
T. L. Killkenny Democratic 38.5% Loss
M. A. De Lew Democratic 45.5% Loss
Grove L. Johnson Republican 54.5% Win
Judson C. Brusie Republican 42% Loss
Louis F. Reeber Democratic 58% Win
William Walter Greer Republican 57.1% Win
T. H. McDerby Democratic 42.9% Loss
John W. Atherton Republican 53.7% Win
J. Emmet Hayden Democratic 45.5% Loss
A. J. Todd Prohibition 0.7% Loss
M. B. Ivory Republican 43.8% Loss
A. Richardson Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
Arthur Williams Democratic 55.6% Win
Albert Archibald Nonpartisan 0.5% Loss
A. A. Cowell Nonpartisan 0.7% Loss
Frank E. Dunlap Republican 56.2% Win
E. E. Trift Democratic 42.6% Loss
F. H. Kincaid Democratic 51.2% Win
W. S. Reyner Republican 48.8% Loss
S. F. Moser Nonpartisan Loss
William C. Ralston Republican 63.6% Win
John M. Shepherd Democratic 36.4% Loss
Charles R. Franklin Republican 47.7% Win
G. Hatch Nonpartisan 5.3% Loss
Eugene F. Lacy Democratic 47% Loss
Jeremiah F. Collins Republican 48.5% Win
Thomas J. Horan Democratic 46.2% Loss
Peter Parson Nonpartisan 5.4% Loss
S. C. Briggs Nonpartisan 0.8% Loss
Michael McBride Republican 38.8% Loss
George J. McLaughlin Democratic 55% Win
Sam Rothenstein Nonpartisan 5.4% Loss
John J. Hourigan Republican 52.3% Win
A. J. Oliver Nonpartisan 5.2% Loss
John G. Sullivan Democratic 42.5% Loss
A. L. Casavan Nonpartisan 0.5% Loss
W. J. Evatt Republican 49.5% Win
Hugo Lotzin Nonpartisan 4.1% Loss
Charles M. Thompson Democratic 46% Loss
John Barduhn Nonpartisan 7.2% Loss
John Butler Republican 47.8% Win
Joseph X. Strand Democratic 45% Loss
Charles E. Fisher Nonpartisan 2.1% Loss
William D. Haynes Democratic 45.4% Loss
Edward D. Knight Republican 49% Win
J. G. Levensaler Nonpartisan 0.5% Loss
Max Schwind Nonpartisan 3% Loss
N. V. Hanson Nonpartisan 4.3% Loss
Edward F. Treadwell Republican 59% Win
John A. Zollver Democratic 36.6% Loss
William J. Guilfoyle Republican 54.1% Win
William Lenner Nonpartisan 4.6% Loss
James H. McCormick Democratic 40.2% Loss
C. B. Williams Nonpartisan 1.1% Loss
H. C. Andresen Nonpartisan 2.2% Loss
Arthur G. Fisk Republican 63.9% Win
Andrew McCollock Democratic 33.9% Loss
L. De Ville Nonpartisan 2.1% Loss
R. W. Roberts Republican 45.3% Loss
Bert Schlesinger Democratic 52.5% Win
Frank D. MacBeth Republican 56% Win
William T. McClain Democratic 41% Loss
Andrew G. Swanson Nonpartisan 3.1% Loss
Hamilton A. Bauer Republican 60.7% Win
Solomon P. Elias Democratic 36.7% Loss
H. N. Turner Nonpartisan 0.4% Loss
C. C. Wilson Nonpartisan 2.2% Loss
Henry C. Dibble Republican 39.6% Loss
J. Kroeger Nonpartisan 1.6% Loss
L. C. Pistolesi Nonpartisan 4.9% Loss
Oscar Sutro Democratic 54% Win
Lorenzo A. Henry Republican 47.8% Win
M. Herman Nonpartisan 3.6% Loss
A. Kastner Nonpartisan 2.8% Loss
A. H. Merrill Nonpartisan 0.4% Loss
W. J. O'Conner Nonpartisan 1.8% Loss
William D. Wasson Democratic 43.6% Loss
Martin W. Brady Republican 45.6% Win
Eustace Cullinan Jr. Democratic 25.1% Loss
James D. Hart Nonpartisan 26.7% Loss
Charles Schinkel Nonpartisan 2.6% Loss
Alexander Campbell Jr. Republican 41% Loss
August A. Cavagnaro Democratic 56.1% Win
E. W. Truman Nonpartisan 3% Loss
George C. Brown Republican 56.5% Win
William H. Gately Democratic 39% Loss
H. Groner Nonpartisan 4.5% Loss
John G. Mattos Jr. Republican 59% Win
Henry May Democratic 40.7% Loss
Fred J. Russell Nonpartisan 0.3% Loss
Fred Altona Nonpartisan 5.3% Loss
Francis H. Bartlett Democratic 22.8% Loss
Joseph R. Knowland Republican 70.8% Win
A. L. Vancrom Nonpartisan 1.1% Loss
Joseph McDonald Kelley Republican 63.5% Win
F. H. Pratt Nonpartisan 4.7% Loss
William B. White Democratic 31.8% Loss
C. L. Forsberg Nonpartisan 4.1% Loss
John Gelder Democratic 40.1% Loss
David F. McWade Republican 54.7% Win
J. W. Phillips Nonpartisan 1.1% Loss
John A. Bliss 19 Oct 1 Republican 67.4% Win
Joseph Humphrey Nonpartisan 1.4% Loss
W. H. Mara Democratic 28% Loss
Owen H. Philbrick Nonpartisan 3.2% Loss
P. A. Williams Nonpartisan Loss
Dr. Newell K. Foster Republican 70.3% Win
Michael Lesser Nonpartisan 3.5% Loss
J. B. Poirer Nonpartisan Loss
Joseph B. Reboli Democratic 23.5% Loss
F. H. Wales Nonpartisan 2.6% Loss
Henry Ward Brown Republican 94.6% Win
S. B. Thompson Nonpartisan 5.4% Loss
Thomas J. Leonard Democratic 40.1% Loss
John Phillipps Nonpartisan Loss
George G. Radcliff Republican 55.5% Win
E. L. Rice Nonpartisan 4.4% Loss
W. H. Blodgett Prohibition 1.4% Loss
Tom Buckley Social Democratic 1.7% Loss
Oscar Knutson Nonpartisan 0.7% Loss
J. S. Torrence Republican 45.5% Loss
Eli Wright Good Government 50.7% Win
George H. Anderson Republican 60.1% Win
A. C. Banta Prohibition 1.3% Loss
William Legue Social Democratic 2% Loss
J. J. McLaurin Democratic 36% Loss
E. B. Mercadier Nonpartisan 0.6% Loss
H. H. Farnham Prohibition 1.8% Loss
Leonard B. Folwer Democratic 40.9% Loss
W. H. Fread Nonpartisan 0.4% Loss
George S. Walker Republican 56.1% Win
Henry Wessels Social Democratic 0.8% Loss
J. W. Haley Democratic 57.7% Win
Thomas R. Scoon Republican 42.3% Loss
N. C. Ray Democratic 56.1% Win
D. R. Shafer Republican 43.9% Loss
A. T. D. Butler Nonpartisan 0.1% Loss
A. M. Cunning Democratic 48.1% Loss
William Higby (II) Republican 51.8% Win
Charles H. Miller Democratic 51.3% Win
H. F. Musser Republican 48.7% Loss
Jesse D. Carr Nonpartisan Loss
Frederick P. Feliz Democratic 54.4% Win
William Sarles Republican 45.6% Loss
W. F. Chandler Republican 51.6% Win
Edwin Gower Democratic 43% Loss
Judd Hayes Nonpartisan 2.7% Loss
Charles Ocho Nonpartisan 2.7% Loss
Gideon S. Brower Social Democratic 3.7% Loss
Dr. Krohn Nonpartisan Loss
H. C. Shelton Prohibition 1.3% Loss
Marvin Simpson Democratic 49% Win
Thomas H. Yost Republican 46% Loss
W. C. Cross Nonpartisan Loss
William R. McQuiddy Nonpartisan 3.9% Loss
R. Mills Democratic 45% Loss
R. H. Myers Republican 51.1% Win
John J. Cairns Republican 38.4% Loss
W. T. Heller Nonpartisan 4.5% Loss
H. Levinson Democratic 57.1% Win
R. C. Dale Republican 41.2% Loss
George Edwards Nonpartisan 0.1% Loss
S. L. Harmon Nonpartisan 2.8% Loss
J. W. P. Laird Democratic 55.8% Win
L. J. Beckett Democratic 47.4% Loss
Warren M. John Republican 52.5% Win
C. A. Stevens Nonpartisan 0.1% Loss
Frank E. Kellogg Nonpartisan 21.4% Loss
C. W. Merritt Republican 48.3% Win
T. J. Williams Democratic 30.3% Loss
Robert M. Clarke Republican 55.8% Win
William John Kennard Nonpartisan 1.5% Loss
Walter Pidgeon Nonpartisan Loss
W. E. Shepherd Democratic 42.6% Loss
Walter S. Melick Republican 61.3% Win
D. F. E. Nokum Prohibition 4.1% Loss
L. W. Whitehead Social Democratic 3.2% Loss
John T. Wilson Democratic 31.5% Loss
Howard A. Broughton Republican 53.4% Win
M. B. Curtis Social Democratic 2.6% Loss
L. M. La Fetra Prohibition 7% Loss
Arthur L. Wellington Democratic 37% Loss
W. H. Bears Social Democratic 2.6% Loss
Eugene W. Fortune Democratic 43.5% Loss
Bomholt Jensen Socialist Labor 0.7% Loss
William H. Savage Republican 46.8% Win
S. S. Smith Prohibition 6.5% Loss
E. W. Clark Prohibition 2.3% Loss
S. J. Cooper Socialist Labor 1% Loss
Frank James Democratic 46.6% Win
Albert C. Sittel Republican 45.5% Loss
H. N. Zipaer Social Democratic 4.6% Loss
C. C. Ford Social Democratic 14.3% Loss
George H. Loring Prohibition 5.4% Loss
Cornelius W. Pendleton Republican 79.5% Win
August Roberti Socialist Labor 0.8% Loss
John C. Wolfskill Democratic Loss
Frank W. Allender Democratic 40.7% Loss
Henry E. Carter Republican 53.1% Win
Henry Clay Needham Prohibition 2.9% Loss
W. S. Skinner Socialist Labor 0.4% Loss
Arthur Vinette Nonpartisan 2.9% Loss
D. W. Hasson Republican 53.6% Win
W. H. Spurgeon Democratic 46.4% Loss
L. Gill Democratic 45.3% Loss
A. S. Milice Republican 54.7% Win
S. H. Barrett Prohibition 3.9% Loss
Cornelius G. H. Bennink Republican 48% Win
Luther William Gurr Social Democratic 4.2% Loss
Ralph E. Swing Democratic 43.9% Loss
Frank W. Barnes Republican 55% Win
Harry M. McKee Social Democratic 4.1% Loss
George Nickson Nonpartisan 1.5% Loss
J. H. Woolman Democratic 39.4% Loss
A. H. Clency Democratic 36.4% Loss
C. R. Stewart Republican 57.1% Win
George Strom Social Democratic 4.4% Loss
N. B. Weed Prohibition 2.1% Loss

Special Election

Special Election to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Congressman Marion De Vries (CD-02). De Vries resigned after being appointed to the U.S. Board of General Appraisers.

J. D. Sproul Democratic 49% Loss
Samuel D. Woods Republican 51% Win