JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Elected Offices Elections by Decade Longest Service Shortest Service Most & Fewest Votes Uncontested Races Closest Contests Redistricting Recalls
Elections 2024 [PREVIEW] 2024 General 2022 General Prior 2020s Elections Elections by Decade
Other Stuff Advanced Search CA Constitution Line of Succession Highest Ranking

[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

W. W. Durham


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-03-1879 Republican AD-26 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

William Wellington Durham
Born: June 8, 1844 in Morgan Co., Virginia [now West Virginia]
Married: Minnie Van Ness (m. 1874, d. 1895), Carrie Roesch
Child: Robert W.
Died: January 28, 1907 in Durham, CA


  • Placename: Durham [Butte Co.] is named for Senator Durham.