JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Advanced Search Elected Offices Redistricting Longest Service Shortest Service Recalls
Elections 2016 Election 2017 CD-34 Special 2018 Election Elections by Decade
Political Parties Democratic Republican Am. Independent Green Libertarian Peace & Freedom No Party Preference
Legislator Databases Women in CA Politics

[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

Delos R. Ashley

Republican

Picture of Delos R. Ashley
CA Blue Book (2000)
Date Party Office Votes Result
09-07-1853 Democratic AD-04 0 Win
09-06-1854 Democratic AD-03 0 Win
09-05-1855 Know Nothing SD-03 0 Win
09-04-1861 Republican Treasurer 51868 Win
Website: bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=A000312
 

Candidate Biography:

Delos Rodeyn Ashley
Born: February 19, 1828 at The Post, Arkansas Territory [now Arkansas]
Died: July 18, 1873 in San Francisco, CA

1856: President pro Tempore, California State Senate
1857: Candidate for Senate President Pro Tem (Lost; 2 to 18)
1863: Resigned as Treasurer on October 5.
1865-1869: Member, United States House of Representatives [Nevada]

  • NEVADA: Ashley was the second Member of Congress from Nevada after statehood.

Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)
Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) [http://bioguide.congress.gov/]

[Update candidate information]