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William Hanna


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-04-1877 Democratic AD-07 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: August 5, 1812 in Union Co., Indiana
Married: Rebekah Cresswell (m. 1848)
Children: Samuel, Sarah, Jacob, Mary, Isabel, John L., Rachel, and William J.
Died: October 10, 1894 in Gilroy, CA

1868-1870s: Member, Gilroy City Council
1876: Mayor, City of Gilroy


  • PLACENAME: Hanna Street in Gilroy is named for Hanna (and marked one of the boundaries of his ranch.


Source: "Pen Portraits" Compiled by R.R. Parkinson, Submitted by Nancy Pratt Melton as part of the California Genealogy & History Archives