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Charles A. Tweed


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-04-1867 Union SD-20 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Charles Austin Tweed
Born: December 24, 1813 in South Reading, Massachusetts
Married: Ruth G. (d. 1871), Minnie A. Jackson (m. 1875, d. 1877), Marcia C. Lewis (m. 1878)
Died: July 22, 1887 in San Francisco, CA

1848: [Whig] Senator, Florida State Senate
1850: Member, Sacramento City Council
1863-186?: District Attorney, Placer County
1870-1878: Associate Justice, Arizona Territorial Supreme Court
1879-1880 County Attorney, Mohave County [Arizona]

Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)
Source: Anthropographic Chart of the 17th Session of the Legislature... (Sacramento; Russell & Winterburn's, 1867)
Source: "Charles Austin Tweed" page at Wikipedia

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