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E. C. Tully


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-01-1858 Democratic AD-04 0 Win
09-04-1867 Democratic AD-06 0 Win
09-02-1873 Democratic AD-06 0 Win
11-06-1888 Democratic AD-68 0 Win
11-08-1898 People's AD-59 174 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Edward Chaffin Tully
Born: April 16, 1826 in Memphis, Tennessee
Married: Maria Guadalupe Quintanar
Child: Louis B., Edward Alvarez, Frank P., Richard R., James B., John C., Lucrecia, Sarah E., General Lee, George W. and Henry C.
Military Service: ARMY (Mexican-American War)
Died: March 3, 1907 in Bitterwater [San Benito Co], CA

1893: Candidate for San Benito County District Attorney (Lost)

  • A biography notes that although Tully only had 8 months of common education, "he reads, writes and speaks fluently the French and Spanish languages, reads and writes the Italian and Portuguese, and has some knowledge of German and Latin." [Source]