* **** **1856 Presidential General Election Results** **** *
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James Buchanan John BreckenridgeDemocratic 1,835,140 45.29% 174 58.8%
John Fr�mont William DaytonRepublican 1,340,668 33.09% 114 38.5%
Millard Fillmore Andrew DonelsonWhig-American 872,703 21.54% 8 2.7%
YOther (+) - - 3,094 0.08% 0 0.0%
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  • Electors from the state of South Carolina were appointed by the state legislature (and not elected in a popular vote).

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