William R. Williams (I)Republican
Born: November 6, 1870 in Gold Hill, Nevada
1895-1898: Deputy County Clerk, Fresno County
1898-1907: Associated with the California Raising Growers' Association
1911: Resigned as Treasurer on February 20.
1911-1915: California State Superintendent of Banks
- NOTE: Not the same person as William R. Williams (II)
Source: California Blue Book (1909), (1911), (1913-15)