Biographical Information

NameWise, Henry Alexander
Date of Birth12-3-1806
EthnicityEnglish Welsh Scottish
Total Number of State Gov't Elections1
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections6
House of Delegate Elections0
Virginia Senate Elections0
Gubernatorial Elections1
House of Representatives Elections6
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won7
Total Number of Elections Lost0
Total Years in State Gov't Office4
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office12
Total Years in House of Delegates0
Total Years in Virginia Senate0
Total Years as Governor4
Total Years as Representative12
Total Years as Federal Senator0

Elections Record
Election IDElection YearOfficeElection TypeDistrict No.JurisdictionsDistrict TypeNo. of CandidatesNo. of Seats up for ElectionPartyIncumbency StatusCampaign ExpenditureCampaign Expenditure (year 2007 dollars)Camp. Exp. PercentageVotesVote PercentageElectoral Outcome
1833RUHR81833UHRRUHR SM21Democrat (U.S.)YesN/AN/A0.001,435 58.69Won
1835RUHR81835UHRRUHR SM21Democrat (U.S.)YesN/AN/A0.001,213 63.05Won
1837RUHR81837UHRRUHR SM21WYesN/AN/A0.00300 64.10Won
1839RUHR81839UHRRUHR SM21WYesN/AN/A0.00858 71.32Won
1841RUHR81841UHRRUHR SM21WYesN/AN/A0.00128 46.55Won
1843RUHR71843UHRRUHR SM21Democrat (U.S.)YesN/AN/A0.001,479 57.24Won
1855RVAG1855VAGRVAG Statewide AL21DemocratNoN/AN/A0.0083,424 53.25Won

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1833UHRWhig SM 127
1834UHRWhig SM8 228
1835UHRWhig SM 329
1836UHRWhig SM8 430
1837UHRWhig SM 531
1838UHRWhig SM8 632
1839UHRWhig SM 733
1840UHRWhig SM8 834
1841UHRWhig SM 935
1842UHRWhig SM8 1036
1843UHRWhig SM 1137
1844UHRWhig SM7 1238
1850VACC MM1 Accomac Northampton 1344
1856VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1450
1857VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1551
1858VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1652
1859VAGGovernorDemocrat AL Virginia 1753
1861VACC SM96 Princess Anne 1855