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Hugh Toner


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-1886 Democratic AD-12 0 Win
11-06-1894 Democratic SD-18 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: Ireland
Married: Mary Ellen (d. 1895), Hannah T.
Children: Grace, Eddie, and Myrtle F.
Died: September 16, 1936 in San Francisco, CA

1884: Primary Candidate for AD-46 (Lost)

  • On September 3, 1895, Mrs. Toner "fell from the rear of a second story flat [239 Ritch Street in San Francisco]... while hanging out some washing. She struck the bottom of the basement, about thirty feet below, fracturing her sixth and seventh cervical vertebrae."

Source: "Her Neck Was Broken," San Francisco Call, Volume 78, Number 96, 4 September 1895