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John G. Mattos Jr.


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1900 Republican AD-46 1710 Win
11-04-1902 Republican AD-46 2368 Win
11-08-1904 Republican SD-13 2884 Win

Candidate Biography:

John Garcia de Mattos, Jr.
Born: August 1, 1864 at Horta, Azores Islands, Portugal*

1888-1893: Road Overseer, Centerville District
1893-1907: Trustee, Centerville School District Board of Trustees
1901-1905: Member, Institution for the Deaf and the Blind, Board of Directors
1906-1907: Member, California Board of Harbor Commissioners for San Francisco
1907-19??: U.S. Appraiser of Merchandise

  • John G. Mattos Elementary [it is a misspelling] in Fremont is named for the longtime School District Boardmember. Centerville later became a part of the City of Fremont.
  • Historical Note: The Azores were part of Portugal in the 1860s, but are now the "Autonomous Region of the Azores".

Source: California Blue Book (1903)