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Edward Nunan


Date Party Office Votes Result
09-07-1875 Democratic SD-11 0 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: 1827 in County Limerick, Ireland
Died: July 5, 1895 in London, England

Previous: Member, San Francisco County Board of Supervisors

  • "Elected to the Senate once before, but declined to serve." [Source: Directory of the California Legislature]

Source: Directory of the California Legislature. Twenty-First Session, 1875-6 by William Halley (1876)
Source: "SENATOR NUNAN`S ESTATE," San Francisco Call, Volume 79, Number 49, 18 January 1896
Source: "Heirs for ex-Senator Nunan," San Francisco Call, Volume 79, Number 50, 19 January 1896
Source: History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892 by Winfield J. Davis (1893)
Source: "Pen Portraits" Compiled by R.R. Parkinson, Submitted by Nancy Pratt Melton as part of the California Genealogy & History Archives