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Josiah Sims


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-1886 Republican AD-14 0 Win
11-06-1888 Republican AD-14 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: December 11, 1834 in England
Married: Mary Pooley
Children: Joseph, Mary, Eliza, Emma, Martha, and Bessie
Died: June 17, 1923 in Sacramento, CA

  • Be Fruitful and Multiply: Sims had six children.