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Tipton Lindsey


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-02-1873 Independent SD-04 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: May 21, 1829 in Delphi, Indiana
Married: Miss Eliza Fine
Children: Charles Tipton and Kate
Family: Son of John Lindsey (Speaker of the first session of the Indiana State Legislature)
Died: March 2, 1894 in Visalia, CA

1864-1868: Receiver of the United States Land Office
1875-1883: Receiver of the United States Land Office

Source: Directory of the California Legislature. Twenty-First Session, 1875-6 by William Halley (1876)
Source: "Pen Portraits" Compiled by R.R. Parkinson, Submitted by Nancy Pratt Melton as part of the California Genealogy & History Archives