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Alexander W. Hope


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-13-1849 Nonpartisan SD-Los Angeles 292 Win
10-07-1850 Whig SD-02 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

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)