George H. RogersDemocratic
George Holt Rogers
Born: 1830 in Connecticut
1869-1870: Speaker, California State Assembly*
- CAPITOL CONNECTION: Rogers was the first Assembly Speaker to serve in the new (current) State Capitol in Sacramento.
Source: Directory of the California Legislature. Twenty-First Session, 1875-6 by William Halley (1876)
Source: "Pen Portraits" Compiled by R.R. Parkinson, Submitted by Nancy Pratt Melton as part of the California Genealogy & History Archives