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1824 Election

John Quincy Adams, President; John C. Calhoun, Vice President

For President: Total
Andrew Jackson, of Tennessee 99*
John Quincy Adams, of Massachusetts 84*
William H. Crawford, of Georgia 41
Henry Clay, of Kentucky 37
For Vice-President: Total
John C. Calhoun, of South Carolina 182
Nathan Sanford, of New York 30
Nathaniel Macon, of North Carolina 24
Andrew Jackson, of Tennessee 13
Martin Van Buren, of New York 9
Henry Clay, of Kentucky 2
Total Electoral Vote: Total
261
*No choice for President having been made by the people, the election devolved upon the House of Representatives, and John Quincy Adams was elected, receiving the votes of thirteen States to seven for Andrew Jackson and four for William H. Crawford.

 

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