History of San Diego, 1542-1908

APPENDIX: Political Roster, County of San Diego

STATE SENATORS.
1849-50E. Kirby Chamberlain
1851-2Jonathan J. Warner
1853D. B. Kurtz
1854-5J. P. McFarland
1856-7B. D. Wilson
1858-9Cameron E. Thom
1860-1Andres Pico
1862-3J. C. Bogart
1863-6M. C. Tuttle
1867-70W. A. Conn
1871-4James McCoy
1875-81John W. Satterwhite
1883-4John Wolfskill
1885-6A. P. Johnson
1887-9W. W. Bowers
1891-3H. M. Streeter
1895-7D. L. Withington
1899-01A. E. Nutt
1903-5Martin L. Ward
1907-L. A. Wright
ASSEMBLYMEN.
1849-50Oliver S. Witherby
1851John Cook
1852Agostin Haraszthy
1853Frizby W. Tilghman
1854Charles P. Noell
1855Wm. C. Ferrell
1856-7J. J. Kendrick
1858Robert W. Groom
1859A. S. Ensworth
1860Robert W. Groom
1861D. B. Kurtz
1862D. B. Hoffman
1863-4J. J. Kendrick
1865-6George A. Johnson
186Benjamin Hayes
1867-8Wm. N. Robinson
1869-70George M. Dannals
1871-2W. W. Bowers
1873-4James M. Pierce
1877-8F. N. Pauly
1880C. C. Watson
1881E. W. Hendrick
1883-4Edwin Parker
1885-6T. J. Swayne
1887-92Nestor A. Young
1893-4W. H. Carlson, 79th
Wm. M. Casterline, 80th
1895-8W. R. Guy, 79th 1895-6
Alfred Kean, 80th
1897-8James L. Dryden, 80th
1899-00Lewis R. Works, 79th
A. S. Crowder, 80th
1901-6Frank W. Barnes, 79th
1901-2Chas. R. Stewart, 80th
1903-4John G. Burgess, 80th
1905-6Percy A. Johnson, 80th
1907-W. F. Ludington, 79th
Percy Johnson, 80th
DISTRICT JUDGE.
1849-50Oliver S. Witherby
1859-63Benjamin Hayes
1864-7Pablo de la Guerra
1868-70Murray Morrison
1871Murray Morrison died
H. C. Rolfe
1872H. C. Rolfe
1873-9W. T. McNealy
SUPERIOR JUDGE.
1880-5W.T. McNealy
1886W. T. McNealy res.
John D. Works
1887John D. Works res.
Edwin Parker
1888Edwin Parker
1889-90John R. Aitken
1889-96Geo. Puterbaugh
W. L. Pierce
1891E. S. Torrance
1897John Wilmer Hughes, died
Geo. Fuller
1898-00Geo. Fuller
1901-Norman K. Conklin
DISTRICT ATTORNEY.
1850Wm. C. Ferrell
1851Thor. W. Sutherland
1852-6Jas. W. Robinson
1857-8J. R. Gitchell
1859Wm. C. Ferrell res.
D. B. Hoffman
1860-1D. B. Hoffman
1862-3James Nichols
1864-5D. A. Hollister
1866-7G. A. Benren
1868-9Cullen A. Johnson
1870-2W. T. McNealy
1873-5A. B. Hotchkiss
1876-7H. H. Wildy
1878-9N. H. Conklin
1880-2Will M. Smith
1883-4W. J. Hunsaker
1885-6E. W. Hendrick
1887-90James S. Copeland
1891-2Johnstone Johns
1893-4M. L. Ward
1895W. M. Darby died before in­auguration.
1896M. L. Ward
1897-8Adelbert H. Sweet
1899-02T. L. Lewis
1903-6Cassius Carter
1907-Lewis R. Kirby
COUNTY JUDGE.
1850-3John Hays
1854Cave J. Couts
1855-9David B. Kurtz
1860Wm. H. Noyes
7861-2D. A. Hollister
1863-7Julio Osuna
1868-75Thos. H. Bush
1876-9M. A. Luce
ASSOCIATE JUDGES, COURT OF SESSIONS.
1850-1Charles Haraszthy
Wm. H. Moon
1852J. Judson Ames
W. P. Toler to August 4
Wm. T. Conlon, suc.
E. W. Morse
John Hayes
1853Lewis A. Franklin
E. W. Morse
1854D. B. Kurtz
H. C. Ladd
J. F. Damon
1855D. B. Kurtz
H. C. Ladd
Philip Crosthwaite (acting)
1856D. B. Kurtz
C. C. Samuel
A. E. Ensworth
1857D. B. Kurtz
A. E. Maxey
Jose J. Ortega
1858-9D. B. Kurtz
D. A. Hollister
Wm. H. Noyes
1860D. B. Kurtz
Wm. H. Noyes
A. B. Smith
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS.
1853Wm. C. Ferrell, C.
E. B. Pendleton, V.-C.
Louis Rose
Jas. W. Robinson, suc. by
E. W. Morse
J. J. Warner, sac. by
George Lyons
1854J. L. Bleeker, C.
Geo. P. Tebbetts
Geo. Lyons
Geo. McKinstry
Geo. F. Hooper
E. W. Morse
Louis Rose
1855J. J. Warner, C.
E. W. Morse
Julian Ames
Geo. Lyons
Geo. McKinstry Suc. by
E. W. Morse, C.
O. S. Witherby
Geo. Lyons
Julian Ames
C. G. Saunders
Cave J. Couts
1856Thos. R. Darnall, C.
O. S. Witherby
Joseph Smith
C. S. Saunders
Cave J. Couts
Thos. Collins
1857James Nichols, C.
Thos. R. Darnall, suc. by
D. B. Hoffman
Joseph Smith, suc. by
H. H. Whaley
Cave J. Couts, suc. by
H. C. Ladd
M. Schiller, suc. by
J. L. McIntire
1858O. S. Witherby, C.
H. C. Ladd
H. H. Whaley
J. L. McIntire
Cave J. Couts
D. B. Hoffman
G. A. Johnson
1859Frank Ames, C.
R. E. Doyle
J. R. Gitchell
J. J. Kendrick
Geo. A. Johnson
1860R. E. Doyle, C.
James Donahoe
W. W. Ware
John S. Minter
Jose J. Ortega
Cave J. Couts
J. R. Lassitor
1861G. P. Tebbetts, C.
G. A. Johnson
F. Stone
Juan Machado
J. C. Bogart
1862Geo. A. Johnson, C.
R. G. de la Riva
Francisco O. Campo
Geo. P. Tebbetts
James Donahoe
1863Geo. P. Tebbetts, C.
Frank Stone
Marcus Schiller
Heyman Mannasse
C. F. Jaeger
1864James Donahoe, C.
Geo. P. Tebbetts
Daniel Cline
Geo. Williams
C. F. Jaeger
1865Louis Rose
Cave J. Couts
Joseph Smith
1866Louis Rose
Joseph Smith
1867Joseph S. Mannasse
Charles Thomas
1868Joseph S. Mannasse
Joseph Divelbliss
1869Joseph S. Mannasse
Joseph Divelbliss
Charles Thomas
1870E. D. French
G. W. B. McDonald
Joseph C. Riley
John Forster
Thos. P. Slade
1871Thos. P. S1ade
J. S. Mannasse
Charles Thomas
Wm. Flinn
John Forster
1872Joseph Divelbliss
John Forster
L. L. Howland
Andrew Cassidy
Joseph Talker
1873Joseph Divelbliss
Joseph Talker
Andrew Cassidy
L. L. Howland
John Forster
1874-5W. G. Hill
Jacob Bergman
J. Duffy
Andrew Cassidy
F. N. Pauly
1876David W. Brunt
Francisco Estudillo
David Kenniston
F. Copeland
J. M. Randolph, suc. by
F. E. Farley
1877D. W. Briant
F. E. Farley
Daniel Kenniston
F. Copeland
Francisco Estudillo
1878A. Klauber
D. R. Foss
E. O. Ormsby
1879A. Klauber
D. R. Foss
E. O. Ormsby
1880-2O. H. Borden
S. A. McDowell
James M. Pierce
1883-4D. W. Briant
S. G. Blaisdell
J. P. M. Rainbow
1885D. W. Briant
M. Sherman
Henry Emery
J. M. Woods
Samuel Hunting
1886D. W. Briant
M. Sherman
Henry Emery
J. M. Woods
Samuel Hunting
1887J. M. Woods
A. J. Stice
Henry Emery
1888Thos. P. Slade
J. M. Woods
A. J. Stice
Henry Emery
1889J. M. Woods
J. S. Buck
J. H. Woolman
Chester Gunn
A. J. Stice
1890J. S. Buck
J. S. Woolman
Chester Gunn
1891J. S. Buck
Chester Gunn
John Judson
J. P. M. Rainbow
J. H. Woolman
1892J. S. Buck
J. H. Woolman
Chester Gunn
John Judson
J. P. M. Rainbow
1893A. G. Nason
W. W. Wetzell
Jas. A. Jasper
John Judson
J. P. M. Rainbow
1894James A. Jasper
J. P. M. Rainbow
A. G. Nason
W. W. Wetzell
John Judson
1895William Justice
John Griffin
1896A. G. Nason
W. W. Wetzell
W. Justice
John Griffin
1897H. M. Cherry
C. H. Swallow
Wm. Justice
John Griffin
Jas. A. Jasper
1898H. M. Cherry
C. H. Swallow
Wm. Justice
John Griffin
Jas. A. Jasper
1899Wm. Justice
John Griffin
C. H. Swallow
1900Wm. Justice
John Griffin
C. H. Swallow
1901H. M. Cherry
C. H. Swallow
Jas. A. Jasper
1902H. M. Cherry
C. H. Swallow
Jas. A. Jasper
1903H. M. Cherry
J. M. Cassidy
Wm. Justice
John Griffin
1904H. M. Cherry
J. M. Cassidy
Wm. Justice
John Griffin
1905H. M. Cherry
J. M. Cassidy
Wm. Justice
John Griffin
1906H. M. Cherry
J. M. Cassidy
Wm. Justice
John Griffin
H. M. Cherry
1907Jos. Foster
J. B. Hoffman
John Griffin
H. M. Cherry
COUNTY CLERK.
1850-1Richard Rust
1852-3Philip Crosthwaite*
1854-7Wm. B. Couts*
1858-71G. A. Pendleton*
1871G. A. Pendleton died
Chalmers Scott
1872-7A. S. Grant**
1878-82S. Statler
1883-8J. M. Dodge
1889-90M. D. Hamilton
1891-2Wm. M. Gassaway
1893-4S. M. Puyear
1895-04Will H. Holcomb
1905-6Frank A. Salmons
1907-Wm. H. Francis
*And Recorder
**And Auditor
COUNTY RECORDER.
1850-1Henry C. Matsell*
1852-3Philip Crosthwaite**
1854-7Wm. B. Couts**
1858-70G. A. Pendleton**
1871G. A. Pendleton died**
Chalmers Scott**
1872-7A. S. Grant**
1878-9D. A. Johnson**
1880-2Gilbert Rennie**
1883-4E. G. Haight**
1885-6S. A. McDowell**
1887-90E. G. Haight**
1891C. R. Dauer**
1892E. H. Miller*
1893-6John F. Forward
1907-John H. Ferry
*And Auditor
**And Clerk
COUNTY TREASURER.
1850Juan Bandini refused office
Philip Crosthwaite appointed
1851Philip Crosthwaite
1852Jose A. Estudillo
1853John Hays
1854-5Jos. Refiner
1856-7E. B. Pendleton
1858-9E. W. Morse
1860Frank Ames
1861-3E. W. Morse
1864-75Jose G. Estudillo
1876-7Chauncey B. Culver
1878-84William Jorres
1885-90S. Statler
1891-2C. H. Sheppard
1893-4C. D. Long
1895-8John W. Thompson
1899-John F. Schwartz
COUNTY AUDITOR.
1891-2E. H. Miller
1893-E. E. Schaffer
COUNTY ASSESSOR.
1850Jose A. Estudillo
1851Dr. F. J. Painter
1852S. E. Arguello
A. T. Crowell
1853A. T. Crowell
1854Wm. C. Ferrell
1855Wm. C. Ferrell res.
E. B. Pendleton
1856Albert Smith
1857Wm. C. Ferrell
1858-9Albert Smith
1860-1James McCoy
1862Henry Clayton
1863-4A. E. Maxcy
1865-9John M. McIntier
1870-1Wm. Smith
1872-3M. S. Julian
1874-5M. P. Schaffer
1876-9David Burroughs
1880-6M. D. Hamilton
1887-90J. M. Asher
1891-4C. H. Sheppard
1895-8John P. Burt
1899-04Jacob D. Rush
1905-6G. W. Jones
1907-M. M. Moulton
COUNTY COLLECTOR.
1875-84Aaron Pauly
1887W. W. Burgess
1888-9W. S. Varnum
1890-4H. W. Weineke
1895-A. F. Cornell
SHERIFF.
1850-1Agostin Haraszthy
1852Geo. F. Hooper
1853Wm. Conroy
1854-5M. M. Sexton
1856Jos. Reiner
1857Jos. Reiner suc. by
D. A. Hollister
1858-60George Lyons
1861George Lyons suc. by
James McCoy
1862-70James McCoy
1871James McCoy suc. by
S. W. Craigue
1872-4S. W. Craigue
1875N. Hunsaker
1876-82Jos. A. Coyne
1883-6E. W. Bushyhead
1887-90S. A. McDowell
1891-2John H. Folks
1893-4Ben P. Hill
1895-02Frank S. Jennings
1903-6Thos. W. Brodnax
1907-Fred M. Jennings
CORONER.
1850-1John Brown
1852F. M. Alvarado
John Brown
1853-4Lewis A. Franklin
1855-56Dr. D. B. Hoffman
1857Dr. D. B. Hoffman
1858James Nichols
1859Lewis Strauss
1860Jos. Reiner
1861-3A. R. Kelley
1864-5Charles Gerson
1866-7Thos. Lush
1868-71Dr. Edward Burr
1872-3John N. Young
1874-6C. M. Fenn
1877Dr. T. C. Stockton
1878-9Dr. C. M. Fenn
1880-3Dr. T. C. Stockton
1885-8Dr. H. T. Risdon
1889-90Wm. H. Eadon
1891-2M. B. Kelley
1893-4Horace P. Woodward
1895-8Theo. F. Johnson
1899-02Horace P. Woodward
1903-Dr. A. Morgan
PHYSICIAN.
1856-68Dr. D. B. Hoffman
1869-71Dr. Edward Burr
1872-3Dr. T. C. Stockton
1874-6Dr. C. M. Fenn
1877-84Dr. P. C. Remondino
1885-7Dr. C. M. Fenn
1888Dr. Thos. Keefe
1889-91Dr. J. P. Le Feure
1892Dr. H. E. Crepin
1893-Dr: D. Gochenauer
SURVEYOR.
1850-02Henry Clayton
1855Chas. H. Poole
1856-9Robert W. Groom
1860Henry Clayton
E. W. Morse
1861-3Robert W. Groom
1864-7Henry Clayton
1868-71James Pascoe
1872-5M. G. Wheeler
1876-7Chas. J. Fox
1878-9M. G. Wheeler
1880L. L. Lockling
1881H. J. Willey
1882Chas. J. Fox
1883-6O. N. Sanford
1887-8Henry L. Ryan
1889-90Henry Langrehr
1891-2W. W. Allen
1893-8R. M. Vail
1899-02S. L. Ward
1903-A. F. Crowell
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR.
1852Chas. P. Noell
1856J. R. Bleeker
1859Frank Ames
1860-7O. S. Witherby
1868-9Jos. Swycaffer
1870-1Thos. Sherman
1872-3A. O. Wallace
1874-5P. P. Martin
1876-7E. W. Morse
1878-9Dr. C. M. Fenn
1880-3Dr. T. C. Stockton
1884-5J. M. Asher
1886-8H. C. Morgan
1889-90John L. Dryden
1891John Falkenstein
1893-6C. F. Kamman
1899-02J. M. Asher
1903-P. J. Layne
COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS.
1856Frank Ames
1858J. Judson Ames
1860-1Jose M. Estudillo
1862-3A. B. Smith
1864-7Jose M. Estudillo
1868-9Marcus Schiller
1870-1H. H. Dougherty
1872-3B. S. Lafferty
1874-5J. H. S. Jamison
1876-7F. N. Pauly
1878-9E. T. Blachmer
1880-2G. N. Hitchcock
1883-7R. D. Butler
1888G. N. Hitchcock
1889-94Harr Wagner
1895-8W. J. Bailey
1899-Hugh J. Baldwin

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HISTORY OF SAN DIEGO

Main Page
Author’s Foreword
Introduction: The Historical Pre-Eminence of San Diego

PART ONE:   Period of Discovery and Mission Rule

  1. The Spanish Explorers
  2. Beginning of the Mission Epoch
  3. The Taming of the Indian
  4. The Day of Mission Greatness
  5. The End of Franciscan Rule
    Priests of San Diego Mission

PART TWO:   When Old Town Was San Diego

  1. Life on Presidio Hill Under the Spanish Flag
    List of Spanish and Mexican commandants
  2. Beginnings of Agriculture and Commerce
    List of Ranchos in San Diego County
  3. Political Life in Mexican Days
  4. Early Homes, Visitors and Families
  5. Pleasant Memories of Social Life
  6. Prominent Spanish Families
  7. The Indians’ Relations With the Settlers
    List of Mission Indian Lands
  8. San Diego in the Mexican War
  9. Public Affairs After the War
  10. Accounts of Early Visitors and Settlers
  11. Annals of the Close of Old San Diego
  12. American Families of the Early Time
  13. The Journalism of Old San Diego
  14. Abortive Attempt to Establish New San Diego

PART THREE:   The Horton Period

  1. The Founder of the Modern City
  2. Horton’s Own Story
  3. Early Railroad Efforts, Including the Texas and Pacific
  4. San Diego’s First Boom
  5. Some Aspects of Social Life

PART FOUR:   Period of “The Great Boom”

  1. Coming of the Santa Fe
  2. Phenomena of the The Great Boom
  3. Growth of Public Utilities
  4. Water Development

PART FIVE:   The Last Two Decades

  1. Local Annals, After the Boom
  2. Political Affairs and Municipal Campaigns
  3. Later Journalism and Literature [new material in second edition]
  4. The Disaster to the Bennington
  5. The Twentieth Century Days
  6. John D. Spreckels Solves the Railroad Problem

PART SIX:   Institutions of Civic Life

  1. Churches and Religious Life
  2. Schools and Education
  3. Records of the Bench and Bar
  4. Growth of the Medical Profession
  5. The Public Library
  6. Story of the City Parks
  7. The Chamber of Commerce
  8. Banks and Banking
  9. Secret, Fraternal and Other Societies
  10. Account of the Fire Department

PART SEVEN:   Miscellaneous Topics

  1. History of the San Diego Climate
  2. San Diego Bay, Harbor and River
  3. Governmental Activities
  4. The Suburbs of San Diego

Political Roster, City of San Diego
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