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Timothy E. Treacy


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1896 Democratic AD-31 0 Win
03-03-1931 Nonpartisan SD-21 1958 Win

Candidate Biography:

Timothy Edward Treacy
Born: February 22, 1862 in County Limerick, Ireland
Married: Delia
Children: Elsie, Edmund, Milton, Amy, Harold, and Irma
Died: April 26, 1946 in San Francisco, CA

1886-1892: Deputy Sheriff, San Francisco County
1892-1893: Deputy Superintendent of Streets, San Francisco County

  • LEGISLATION: "In 1897 Tim Treacy was elected to the State Assembly and there fathered two bills which became California's first minimum wage and maximum hour law... Treacy's bills set a minimum of $2.00 a day for eight hours of labor." (South of Market Journal, 1937)

Source: SOUTH OF MARKET JOURNAL (March 1937) [Online at, Accessed 10/16/2012]
Source: "Treacy in Ire-- SF 1880's-present" post by Virginia Treacy (1998) [Accessed 10/16/2012]

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