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The '''Wisconsin Equal Suffrage Referendum''' was a {{lrssfull}} / {{wireffull}} on the [[1849 ballot measures#Wisconsin|April 5, 1849]] ballot in [[Wisconsin]], where it was '''defeated'''.
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*This referendum sought to extend equal suffrage men over the age of 21, regardless of skin color.<ref name="bb11">[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/lrb/bb/11bb/Constitution.pdf Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012]</ref>
 
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Revision as of 11:31, 12 July 2013

Voting on Suffrage
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Wisconsin Constitution
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The Wisconsin Equal Suffrage Referendum was a constitutional convention referral / Wisconsin referendum on the April 5, 1849 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.

  • This referendum sought to extend equal suffrage men over the age of 21, regardless of skin color.[1]

Election results

Question 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No14,61565.60%
Yes 7,664 34.40%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Path to the ballot

  • Submission to the People: Supplementary Resolution to the Wisconsin Constitution of 1846[1]

See also

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