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John L. Beard


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1894 Republican SD-28 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: June 18, 1845 in Lafayette, Indiana
Married: Elizabeth Hawley (m. 1880)
Children: Jesse and Eldridge L.
Died: November 19, 1903 in Centerville, CA

1876-1892: Member, Regents of the University of California

Source: "Death of Former State Senator," Salinas Californian, November 21, 1903, page 1