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Frank J. Waters Sr.


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1934 Republican AD-58 19712 Win
11-03-1936 Republican AD-58 28529 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: June 28, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois
Married: Ida Pauline Bauman
Children: Frank Jr., Dr. Ethel Waters*, Laughlin E., and Mary Elizabeth*
Died (in office): February 1938

1911-1912: Engrossing and Enrolling Clerk, California State Assembly

  • Ethel Waters was married to Paul Vetter (Mayor of Coronado in the 1960s).
  • Mary Waters was a judge in the Los Angeles County Municipal Court (1980s-2000s).
  • Christine Pate, daughter of Ethel Waters, was a judge in the San Diego Superior Court from 1988 to 2008. Her husband, William C. Pate, is also a San Diego County Superior Court judge (1986-Present). The Pates were the first husband-wife team of Superior Court judges in California history.

Source: California Blue Book (1938)

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