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James F. Houghton

Union

Date Party Office Votes Result
09-04-1861 Republican Surveyor General 51373 Win
09-02-1863 Union Surveyor General 64887 Win
Website: www.slc.ca.gov/Misc_Pages/Historical/Surveyors_General/Houghton.html
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: December 1, 1827 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Married.
Children: Three
Died: February 2, 1903 in San Francisco, CA

1889: Regent, California State University

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