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F. M. Slaughter


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-06-1871 Democratic AD-01 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Fenton Mercer Eurice Slaughter
Born: January 10, 1828 in Charleston, Virginia [now West Virginia]
Born: Catherine Thomas (m. 1848, d. 1850), Maria Dolores Alvarado (m. 1860)
Child: Edward, Senovia, Florisa, Robert, Joseph, Dolores, Fenton, Lorinda, Ethel, and Floren.
Military Service: ARMY (Mexican War)
Died: May 29, 1897 in San Bernardino Co., CA

1885-1890: Member, San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors

  • Was a Prisoner of War (POW) for 23 days before he escaped.
  • Be Fruitful and Multiply: Slaughter had ten children.

Source: Legislative Guide... of all the State Officers and Members of the Legislature... by Kean & Dudley (H.S. Crocker and Co.; 1871)