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William M. Gwin Jr.


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1868 Democratic SD-13 0 Win
11-02-1886 Democratic SD-17 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

William McKendree Gwin, Jr.
Born: 1844 in Mississippi
Family: Son of William M. Gwin

  • Gwinn was the likely the youngest member of the Senate in 1869 at age 25.

Source: Legislative Guide... of all the State Officers and Members of the Legislature... by Kean & Dudley (H.S. Crocker and Co.; 1871)
Source: "Pen Portraits" Compiled by R.R. Parkinson, Submitted by Nancy Pratt Melton as part of the California Genealogy & History Archives

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