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Frederick Cox


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-1882 Democratic SD-18 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: January 16, 1828 in Somersetshire, England
Died: March 25, 1906 in Sacramento Co., CA

1878-1882: Trustee, California State Library
1887-1903: Director, State Board of Agriculture
Later: President, California State Bank

  • There is no known relation between Senator Frederick Cox and Senator Dave Cox (also of Sacramento County) who served in the 1990s-2000s.

Source: "The Legislature." Sacramento Daily Record-Union, 1 January 1883, Page 12.
Source: "FREDERICK COX PASSES TO THE BEYOND," Sacramento Union, Volume 111, Number 33, 26 March 1906

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