JoinCalifornia: Election History for the State of California

Information Home Elected Offices Longest Service Shortest Service Most & Fewest Votes Redistricting Recalls
Elections 2021 AD-17 Special 2021 Governor Recall 2021 AD-18 Special 2021 AD-54 Special 2021 Atty Gen appt 2021 AD-79 Special 2021 SD-30 Special 2021 Sec of State appt 2021 US Senate appt 2020 General
Elections by Decade
Other Stuff Advanced Search Elections by Decade Uncontested Races 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

Dr. Chester Rowell

Republican

Date Party Office Votes Result
09-03-1879 Republican SD-04 0 Win
11-08-1898 Republican SD-16 3814 Win
11-04-1902 Republican SD-26 4195 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Born: October 7, 1844 in Woodsville, New Hampshire
Family: Brother of W. F. Rowell
Military Service: ARMY (Civil War)
Died: May 9, 1912 in Los Angeles, CA

1880: Member, State Board of Health
1884: U.S. Presidential Elector
1889-1891: Clerk, Committee on Elections, U.S. Congress
1891-1895: Member, University of California Board of Regents
1911: Member, Panama-Pacific International Exposition Commission

Source: California Blue Book (1903), (1911)