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William J. Sweasy

Democratic

Date Party Office Votes Result
09-07-1853 Democratic AD-06 0 Win
11-07-1882 Greenback Lieutenant Governor 1138 Loss
 

Candidate Biography:

Alternate Spelling: William J. Sweasey
Born: ~1805 in England
Family: Grandfather of Lucius Powers Jr.

1879: Member, Second Constitutional Convention (Sacramento)

  • Sweasy was the oldest delegate to the 1878 Constitutional Convention at age 73.

Source: California Blue Book (1932)

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