Eli Sherman DenisonRepublican
Born: August 7, 1827 in Onondagua, New York
Married: Celia Fern Sloper (m. 1868)
Children: Harvey Sloper, Lurana, and Mollie
Died: July 7, 1898 in West Oakland, CA
1884: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1888: Delegate, Republican National Convention
- HISTORY: Was "present May 12, 1869 at the driving of the golden spike at Promontory."
Source: "Some Public Men". The Sunday Union (Sacramento), 2/8/1891. Page 7.
Source: California Blue Book (1893)