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James J. Ayers

Democratic

Date Party Office Votes Result
06-19-1878 Delegate 0 Win
09-03-1879 Workingmen CD-04 10528 Loss
01-10-1883 Democratic State Printer 0 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1831 in Scotland
Died: November 12, 1897 in Los Angeles, CA.

1878: Delegate, Second Constitutional Convention (Sacramento)
1885-1886: Trustee, California State Library

Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)

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