J. E. BrackettNonpartisan
John Ely Brackett
Born: New York, New York
Military Service: CA Militia [Major General]
Died: 1855 in Rock Island, Illinois
- Moreno's Dictionary of Spanish-named California makes the following note about Napa County; "The creation of this county is attributable to the constant efforts of Captain J. Brackett, member of the Assembly from the district of Sonoma."
Source: Moreno's Dictionary of Spanish-named California cities and towns by Henry Manuel Moreno