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James D. Byrnes


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-02-1873 Republican AD-08 0 Win
09-03-1879 Republican SD-08 0 Loss
03-30-1880 Republican SD-08 0 Win
11-02-1886 Republican SD-33 0 Win
11-06-1888 Republican SD-33 0 Win
11-06-1900 Republican SD-29 3732 Win

Candidate Biography:

James Dwyer Byrnes
Born: July 30, 1831 in County Tipperary, Ireland
Married: Margaret Crowley (m. 1851)
Children: James E., Thomas E., Margaret T., Barbara, Annie, and Mary
Died (in office): May 10, 1903 in San Mateo, CA

Previous: Chairman, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors (fourteen years)

  • Be Fruitful and Multiply: Byrnes had six children.

Source: California Blue Book (1903)