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R. P. Mace

Democratic

Date Party Office Votes Result
09-05-1865 Democratic AD-04 0 Win
09-04-1867 Democratic AD-04 0 Win
09-04-1877 Democratic AD-04 0 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1820 in Massachusetts
Military Service: ARMY (Mexican War)

  • NOTABLE NO VOTE (Slavery): Mace was one of 11 Assemblymembers (and 15 Legislators overall) who voted against SJR 1 (1865), adopting the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which officially ended slavery in the United States.

Source: "Pen Portraits" Compiled by R.R. Parkinson, Submitted by Nancy Pratt Melton as part of the California Genealogy & History Archives
Source: Anthropographic Chart of the 17th Session of the Legislature... (Sacramento; Russell & Winterburn's, 1867)

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