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James T. Matlock


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1890 Republican AD-07 0 Win
11-03-1914 Republican CD-02 15716 Loss
11-07-1916 Republican CD-02 12282 Loss

Candidate Biography:

James Thompson Matlock, Sr.
Born: October 22, 1838 in Danville, Indiana
Military Service: ARMY (Civil War)*
Died: January 7, 1906 in Red Bluff, CA


  • During the Civil War, he served as a Captain in Colonel Benjamin Harrison's regiment.
  • Wounded at the Battle of Vicksburg.