JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Elected Offices Longest Service Shortest Service Redistricting
Elections 2019 AD-01 Special 2020 General 2022 General Elections by Decade
Other Stuff Advanced Search Most & Least Votes Uncontested Races Recalls Line of Succession Highest Ranking Legislator Databases

[search tips] [advanced search]

Searching tips

  • Enter a candidate's name to find a candidate
  • Enter the name of a political party to find the party and all candidates
  • Enter a date to find an election
  • Enter a year to find all elections within that year

John G. Marvin

Nonpartisan

Date Party Office Votes Result
10-07-1850 Nonpartisan Superintendent of Public Instruction 3823 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1815 in Pennsylvania
Died: 1857 in the Kingdom of Hawaii [now Hawaii]

184?-1850: Judge, Sonora
1850: Partner, Sonora Herald
1851: Quartermaster, California State Militia

  • PLACENAME: John G. Marvin Elementary School opened in San Diego in 1956.

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

[Update candidate information]