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Thomas Flint

Republican

Date Party Office Votes Result
10-18-1871 Republican SD-06 0 Loss
09-07-1875 Republican SD-06 0 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Dr. Thomas Flint, M.D.
Born: May 13, 1825 in New Vineyard, Maine
Married: Mary Ann Mitchell (m. 1857)
Children: Thomas Flint Jr., Sarah, Gertrude, and Richard Hall
Died: June 19, 1904 in San Juan Bautista, CA

1865: Member, Monterey County Board of Supervisors
1875: Member, San Benito County Board of Supervisors
1892: Delegate, Republican National Convention

  • QUOTABLE: Flint's wife Mary noted, in a letter, that "Like children, [California] often behaves badly when we want it to shine at its best." [Dorothy Flint]

Source: Directory of the California Legislature. Twenty-First Session, 1875-6 by William Halley (1876)
Source: Escarpment on the San Andreas: The Probing of a California Heritage by Dorothy Flint (1978)

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