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Gillis Doty


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-1882 Democratic AD-18 0 Win
11-04-1890 Democratic AD-20 0 Win
11-03-1896 Democratic SD-13 0 Win
11-06-1900 Democratic SD-13 4565 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: September 26, 1835 in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania
Married: Esther Emugh (in 1857)
Children: James Gideon Doty, Florence N. Doty, Sarah Maria Doty, John B. Doty, Anna R. Doty, William B. Doty,  Dora Elizabeth Doty, Charles Doty, George Washington Doty, and Franklin Gillis Doty.
Died: July 23, 1909 in Wilbur Springs, CA

  • Be Fruitful and Multiply: Doty had 10 children.

Source: "The Legislature." Sacramento Daily Record-Union, 1 January 1883, Page 12.
Source: "Some Public Men". The Sunday Union (Sacramento), 2/8/1891. Page 7.

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