William C. Van VoorhiesNonpartisan
|12-20-1849||Nonpartisan||Secretary of State||0||Win|
|01-09-1852||Nonpartisan||Secretary of State||0||Win|
Born: 1823 in Tennessee
Married: ???? (daughter of John McDougall)
Died: September 26, 1884 in Eureka, CA
1848-1849: Assistant Postmaster General of the United States
1849: Resigned from the State Assembly on December 21.
1849-1853: [Ex-Officio] California State Librarian
1853: Resigned as Secretary of State on February 19.
1870: President, Alameda County Pioneers
1879: Delegate, Second Constitutional Convention (Sacramento)
Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)