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Eli Teegarden


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-04-1861 Union Democratic AD-23 0 Win
09-05-1865 Union SD-23 0 Win
09-04-1867 Union SD-23 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1810 in Ohio
Died: June 14, 1884 in Marysville, CA

  • Teegarden was the oldest State Senator in 1866, at 56 years old. [Source: Daily Alta California, Volume 18, Number 5820, 15 February 1866]

Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)
Source: "Yuba County, California History" transcribed by Kathy Sedler and available at
Source: Anthropographic Chart of the 17th Session of the Legislature... (Sacramento; Russell & Winterburn's, 1867)

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