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California: State Treasurers


California State Treasurers, 1849-2007 (May be incomplete!)
Richard Roman 1849-54 Selden A. McMeans 1854-56 Henry Bates 1856-57 James L. English 1857-58 Thomas Findley 1858-62 Delos R. Ashley 1862-63 Romualdo Pacheco 1863-67 Antonio F. Coronel 1867-71 Ferdinand Baehr 1871-75 José Estudillo 1875-80 John Weil 1880-83 William A. January 1883-84 Denis J. Oullahan 1884-87 Adam Herold 1887-91 J. R. McDonald 1891-95 Levi Rackliffe 1895-98 Will S. Green 1898-99 Truman Reeves 1899-1907 William R. Williams 1907-11 Edward D. Roberts 1911-15 Friend W. Richardson 1915-23 Charles G. Johnson 1923-56 A. Ronald Button 1956-59 Bert A. Betts 1959-67 Ivy Baker Priest 1967-75 Jesse M. Unruh 1975-87 Elizabeth Whitney 1987-89 Thomas W. Hayes 1989-91 Kathleen Brown 1991-95 Matt Fong 1995-99 Phil Angelides 1999- Bill Lockyer 2007-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1956: Charles G. Johnson, resigned.
  • 1958: Bert A. Betts (Dem), elected.
  • 1974: Jesse M. Unruh (Dem), elected.
  • 1978: Jesse M. Unruh (Dem), elected.
  • 1982: Jesse M. Unruh (Dem), elected.
  • 1986: Jesse M. Unruh (Dem), elected.
  • 1987 Aug 4: Jesse M. Unruh, died in office.
  • 1990: Bay Buchanan (Rep), defeated in primary.
  • 1994: Phil Angelides (Dem), defeated.
  • 1998: Phil Angelides (Dem), elected.
  • 2002: Phil Angelides (Dem), elected.
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