** ** 1940 Lt. Gubernatorial General Election Results - Massachusetts ** **
Data for this Contest was Contributed by on 2012-06-15

  Lt. Gubernatorial
Popular Vote
Horace T. CahillRepublican 985,884 50.58%
Owen A. GallagherDemocratic 928,739 47.65%
Guy S. WilliamsProhibition 11,339 0.58%
Hugo DeGregoryCommunist 9,827 0.50%
Walter S. HutchinsSocialist 8,212 0.42%
George L. McGlynnSocialist Labor 5,022 0.26%
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  1940 Massachusetts County Map of General Election Results for Lt. Governor  
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:4,316,721Enum.1940 Population Density:212.6persons/km2
1930 Population:4,249,614Enum.1930 Population Density:209.3persons/km2
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Massachusetts Secretary of State. Election Statistics (1940), Massachusetts Secretary of State (archive.org/details/electionstatisti19401941mass) (accessed 15 Jun 2012)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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