1871 Boston mayoral election

Boston mayoral election, 1871
← 1870 December 4, 1871[1] 1872 →
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Candidate William Gaston Newton Talbot
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 9,838 6,231
Percentage 61.19% 38.76%

Mayor before election

William Gaston
Democratic

Elected Mayor

William Gaston
Democratic

The Boston mayoral election of 1871 saw the reelection of William Gaston.

Results[edit]

1871 Boston mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic William Gaston (incumbent) 9,838 61.19%
Republican Newton Talbot 6,231 38.76%
Others Scattering 9 0.06%
Turnout 16,078

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "RaceID=727515". Our Campaigns. Retrieved May 11, 2019.