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Numa Hubert


Date Party Office Votes Result
10-08-1853 Democratic AD-06 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1820 in Louisiana
Died: January 2, 1873 in Chicago, Illinois

  • Legal Troubles: Numa killed George T. Hunt in a duel at the "old Pioneer race course" (at 5:30 A.M. May 21, 1854) following a disagreement at a theater in San Francisco. The weapon of choice was pistol at ten paces. Hunt was mortally wounded in the third round. [Source:
  • Hubert was a major publisher, who printed (most notably) the "Reports of land cases determined in the United States District" in 1862.