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John K. Luttrell

Liberal Republican

Date Party Office Votes Result
09-05-1865 Democratic AD-28 0 Win
09-06-1871 Democratic AD-28 0 Win
11-05-1872 Liberal Republican CD-03 14033 Win
09-07-1875 Democratic CD-03 18468 Win
09-05-1876 Democratic CD-03 19846 Win

Candidate Biography:

John King Luttrell
Born: June 27, 1831 near Knoxville, Tennessee
Married: Semantha Jane Patterson
Children: Henry J., Francis M., Herbert L., and Paul Shirley
Died: October 4, 1893 in Sitka, Alaska Territory

1856-1857: Justice of the Peace, Brooklyn (now part of Oakland) CA.
1865-1866: Sergeant-at-Arms, California State Assembly
1887-1889: Member, State Prison Board of Directors
Later: United States Commissioner of Fisheries
1893: Special Agent, United States Treasury for Alaska

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) []
Source: Legislative Guide... of all the State Officers and Members of the Legislature... by Kean & Dudley (H.S. Crocker and Co.; 1871)