Alexander W. HopeWhig
Born: 1826 in Hampton, Virginia
Military Service: ARMY (Mexican War)
Died: January 17, 1856 in Los Angeles, CA
1851: Resigned from the State Senate on January 11.
1850s: Member, Los Angeles Common Council
1850s: Sheriff, Los Angeles County
Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)