Caius T. RylandDemocratic
Caius Tacitus Ryland
Born: June 30, 1826 in Howard County, Missouri
Married: Martha Letitia Burnett
Children: Ada C., Romie, John W., Mary N., Frank, Joseph, Hattie C., Charles B., Caius T. II, Mattie and Dwight
Family: Son-in-law of Governor Peter Burnett
Died: December 5, 1897 in San Jose, CA
1849-1850: Private Secretary, Governor Peter H. Burnett
1867-1868: Speaker, California State Assembly
- Be Fruitful and Multiply: Ryland had eleven children.
- His siblings were named Erasmus, Xenophon, Manville.
Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)
Source: Anthropographic Chart of the 17th Session of the Legislature... (Sacramento; Russell & Winterburn's, 1867)