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Henry Hancock


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-02-1857 Democratic AD-01 0 Win
09-01-1858 Democratic AD-01 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: April 11, 1822 in Bath, New Hampshire
Military Service: ARMY (Mexican War)
Died: January 9, 1883 in Santa Monica, CA

  • When Hancock died in 1883, he was poor and his family had been reduced to selling beans and watermelons to passersby. [Source:]

Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)