JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Advanced Search Elected Offices Redistricting Longest Service Shortest Service Recalls
Elections 2018 General 2018 SD-32 Special 2018 AD-39 Special 2018 AD-45 Special 2018 SD-29 Recall 2018 AD-54 Special 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

John Boggs


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-06-1871 Democratic SD-25 0 Win
11-02-1886 Democratic SD-08 0 Win
11-08-1898 Democratic SD-08 3826 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1831 in Missouri
Died (in office): January 30, 1899

1864: Councilmember [now the Senate], Arizona Territorial Legislature
1876-1880: Director, Napa State Hospital
1880-1899: Director, State Board of Agriculture
1883-1887: Member, Board of Prison Directors
1885: State Penology Commissioner
1885-1887: State Prison Director
1893-1894: Member, Regents of the University of California

Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)
Source: History of Arizona, Vol III (1916) by Thomas Edwin Farish.
Source: Legislative Guide... of all the State Officers and Members of the Legislature... by Kean & Dudley (H.S. Crocker and Co., 1871)

[Update candidate information]