The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
U.S. District Attorneys in California

U.S. District Attorneys for California, 1965-98 (may be incomplete!)
Manuel L. Real 1965-66 John X. Van de Kamp 1966-67 William M. Byrne, Jr. 1967-70 Robert L. Meyer 1970-72 William D. Keller 1972-77 Robert L. Brosio 1977 Andrea M. Sheridan-Orden 1977-81 Alexander H. Williams III 1981 Stephen S. Trott 1981-83 Alexander H. Williams III 1983-84 Robert C. Bonner 1984-89 Gary A. Feess 1989 Robert L. Brosio 1989-90 Lourdes G. Baird 1990-92 Terree Bowers 1992-94 Nora M. Manella 1994-98 Alejandro Mayorkas 1998-

U.S. District Attorneys for California, 1966-98 (may be incomplete!)
John P. Hyland 1966-70 Duane D. Keyes 1970-77 Herman Sillas, Jr. 1977-80 William B. Shubb 1980-81 Francis M. Goldsberry II 1981 Donald B. Ayer 1981-86 Peter A. Nowinski 1986-87 David F. Levi 1987-90 Richard Jenkins 1990-91 George L. O'Connell 1991-93 Robert M. Twiss 1993 Charles J. Stevens 1993-97 Paul Seave 1997-

U.S. District Attorneys for California, 1850-1999 (may be incomplete!)
Calhoun Benham 1850-53 Samuel Williams Inge 1853-56 William Blanding 1856-57 Peter della Torre 1857-60 Calhoun Benham 1860-61 William H. Sharp 1861-64 Delos Lake 1864-69 Frank M. Pixley 1869 Lorenzo D. Latimer 1869-73 Walter Van Dyke 1873-76 John M. Coghlan 1876-78 Phillip Teare 1878-83 Samuel G. Hilborn 1883-86 John T. Carey 1886-90 Charles A. Garter 1890-94 Samuel Knight 1894-95 Henry S. Foote 1895-99 Frank L. Coombs 1899-1901 Marshall B. Woodworth 1901-05 Robert T. Devlin 1905-12 John L. McNab 1912-13 B. L. McKinley 1913 John W. Preston 1913-18 Mrs. A. A. Adams 1918-20 Frank M. Silva 1920-21 J. T. Williams 1921-24 Sterling Carr 1924-25 George J. Hatfield 1925-33 I. M. Peckham 1933 Harry H. McPike 1933-37 Frank J. Hennessy 1937-51 Chauncey F. Tramutolo 1951 Lloyd H. Burke 1953-58 Robert H. Schnacke 1958-59 Lynn J. Gillard 1959-60 Laurence E. Dayton 1960-61 Cecil F. Poole 1961-69 James L. Browning, Jr. 1969-77 G. William Hunter 1977-81 Rodney H. Hamblen 1981 Joseph P. Russoniello 1981-90 William T. McGivern 1990-92 John A. Mendez 1992-93 Michael J. Yamaguchi 1993-98 Robert S. Mueller 1998-

U.S. District Attorneys for California, 1850-1998 (may be incomplete!)
James McHall Jones 1850 Alfred Wheeler 1851-53 Isaac S. K. Ogier 1853-54 Pacificus Ord 1854-58 J. R. Gitchell 1858-61 Kimball H. Dimmick 1861 Billington C. Whiting 1861 J. Marion Brooks 1887-88 George J. Davis 1888-89 Aurelius W. Hutton 1889-90 Willoughby Cole 1890-92 Matthew T. Allen 1892-93 George J. Denis 1893-97 Frank P. Flint 1897-1901 L. H. Valentine 1901-05 Oscar Lawler 1905-09 Aloysius McCormick 1909-13 Albert Schoonover 1913-17 John R. O'Connor 1917-21 Joseph C. Burke 1921-25 Samuel W. McNabb 1925-33 John R. Layng 1933 Peirson M. Hall 1933-37 Benjamin Harrison 1937-40 William F. Palmer 1940-42 Leo W. Silverstein 1942-43 Charles H. Carr 1943-46 James M. Carter 1946-49 Ernest A. Tolin 1949-51 Walter S. Binns 1951-53 Laughlin E. Waters 1953-61 Francis C. Whelan 1961-64 Thomas R. Sheridan 1964 Manuel L. Real 1964-66 Edwin L. Miller, Jr. 1966-69 Harry D. Steward 1969-75 Terry J. Knoepp 1975-77 Michael J. Walsh 1977-80 M. James Lorenz 1980-81 William H. Kennedy 1981-82 Peter K. Nunez 1982-88 William Braniff 1988-93 James W. Brannigan, Jr. 1993 Alan D. Bersin 1993-98 Charles G. LaBella 1998-
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