Born: June 2, 1869 in Oakland, CA
Died: March 18, 1934 in Oakland, CA
1900: Organizer, Alameda County Building Trades Council
1901-1907: Member, Oakland City Council
1906: Acting Mayor, City of Oakland
- Fitzgerald was the acting Mayor of Oakland in the aftermath of the 1906 earthquake that destroyed San Francisco and he led efforts to assist the refugees of that destroyed city.
- In 1934, Fitzgerald ran for City Council on a slate with Edwin Meese, father of U.S. Attorney General Edwin Meese (1985-1988).
Source: California Blue Book (1911)