1856 Boston mayoral election

Boston mayoral election, 1856
← 1855 December 8, 1856 1857 →
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Candidate Alexander H. Rice Jonathan Preston
Party Republican Citizens
Popular vote 8,714 2,025
Percentage 80.92% 18.80%

Mayor before election

Alexander H. Rice
Republican

Elected Mayor

Alexander H. Rice
Republican

The Boston mayoral election of 1856 saw the reelection of Alexander H. Rice.

Results[edit]

1856 Boston mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Alexander H. Rice (incumbent) 8,714 80.92%
Citizens Jonathan Preston 2,025 18.80%
Other Scattering 30 0.28%
Turnout 10,769

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "RaceID=730627". Our Campaigns. Retrieved May 10, 2019.