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George W. Root


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-08-1898 Republican Clerk of the Supreme Court 142604 Win
11-06-1906 Republican AD-09 1676 Win

Candidate Biography:

George Washington Root
Born: September 9, 1862 in Santa Rosa, CA

1892-1894: Assistant Chief Wharfinger, Port of San Francisco
1895-1898: Chief Wharfinger, Port of San Francisco

Source: California Blue Book (1907)